An Act To Make Clean Election Filing Deadlines Consistent for All Candidates
Sec. 1. 21-A MRSA §1125, sub-§10, as amended by IB 2015, c. 1, §26, is further amended to read:
This bill changes the date on which a candidate who is not enrolled in a party must file to participate in the Maine Clean Election Act from April 20th to June 1st for a candidate for the Legislature and from April 1st to June 1st for a candidate for Governor. Current law provides that a nomination petition must be filed in the office of the Secretary of State by June 1st.