New rule makes candidates register a new campaign committee before transferring funds

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An administrative rule has been approved by the Secretary of State establishing new guidelines for candidates who want to transfer funds from one state campaign account to another.

According to the rule, candidates will have to register a new campaign committee when running for a different office.

They can then move the funds.

The new rules, approved by Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver take effect in time for the primary election in June.

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