FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Catherine Lu, Public Information Officer
(702) 486-6982 / 334-7953
(Carson City, NV; May 15, 2012) – Nevada Secretary of State Ross Miller is reminding candidates that the deadline to file the first campaign contribution and expense (C&E) report of the year is end of the day Tuesday, May 22, 2012. All C&E Reports are to be filed electronically through the Secretary of State’s Aurora campaign finance disclosure database, and will then be immediately available on the website to the general public. The Aurora system is accessible through the Nevada Secretary of State’s website, www.nvsos.gov.
“The use of the Aurora and the requirement for all C&E Reports to be filed electronically in one common database brings a new level of transparency to our process,” said Secretary Miller.
C&E Report #1, to be filed by May 22, 2012, will cover campaign contributions and expenses from January 1, 2012 through May 18, 2012. Filing deadlines for the remainder of 2012 election cycle are:
C&E Report #2: June 8, 2012 (For the period of May 19 through June 7)
C&E Report #3: October 16, 2012 (for the period of June 8 through October 12)
C&E Report #4: November 2, 2012 (for the period of October 13 through November 1)
C&E Report #5: January 15, 2013 (for the period of November 2 through December 31)
For more information on the Aurora system or other election related information including information on registering to vote in Nevada, visit www.nvsos.gov, and click on the Elections Division tab.
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