2019 Biennial School Election Schedule

Calendar version (PDF)

 

Coordinated election: Tuesday, November 5, 2019


This calendar applies to
(refer to Campaign Finance Rule 17) the following committees who participate in the 2019 Biennial School Board Election:

  • County school board candidates who attempt access to or appear on the 2019 Biennial School Board Election Ballot.
  • County candidate committees whose candidate attempts access to or appears on the 2019 Biennial School Board Election Ballot.
  • State and County Political Parties (PP)
  • State and County Political Committees (PC)
  • State and County Small Donor Committees (SDC)
  • State and County Independent Expenditure Committees (IEC)
  • State and County 527 Political Organizations (527 PO)


Supplemental reports

The following supplemental reports may be required dependent on your political activity:

  • Regular Biennial School Electioneering Communication (if the communication mentions school board candidates) time period starts 60 days (September 6, 2019) before the Biennial School Election.

  • 24 Hour Notice of Major Contributor (MC) report period starts 30 days before the Election and concludes the day before the election. Report is due within 24 hours of receiving a Major Contribution. Does not apply to IECs and 527s.

  • 48 Hour Notice of Independent Expenditure (IE) report period starts 30 days before the Election and concludes the day before the Election. Report is due within 48 hours of spending. Only applies to IECs.

 

Am I a state, county or municipal candidate or committee?

If you are unsure if you are a state, county, or municipal candidate or committee, contact our office at 303-894-2200, ext. 6383 or cpfhelp@sos.state.co.us for assistance.



2019 Calendar

Report due date Reporting period

May 1, 2019
Monthly report

Start date varies, concludes on April 26, 2019

June 3, 2019*
Monthly report

April 27, 2019 - May 27, 2019

July 1, 2019
Monthly report

May 28, 2019 - June 26, 2019

August 1, 2019
Monthly report

June 27, 2019 - July 27, 2019

September 3, 2019*
Biweekly report

July 28, 2019 - August 28, 2019

Electioneering Communication (EC) activity may be included on report.

September 6, 2019 Starts the 60 day period for Regular Biennial School Electioneering Communication (period ends on November 4, 2019).

September 16, 2019
Biweekly report

August 29, 2019 - September 11, 2019

Electioneering Communication (EC) activity may be included on report.

September 30, 2019
Biweekly report

September 12, 2019 - September 25, 2019

Electioneering Communication (EC) activity may be included on report.

October 6, 2019

Starts the 30 day period for 24 Hour MC rpts. & 48 Hour IE rpts. (period ends on November 4, 2019).

October 15, 2019*
Biweekly report

September 26, 2019 - October 9, 2019

Electioneering Communication (EC) activity may be included on report.

October 28, 2019
Biweekly report

October 10, 2019 - October 23, 2019

Electioneering Communication (EC) activity may be included on report.

November 5, 2019

Coordinated Election

December 5, 2019

30th day after the Biennial School Election Report, covers October 24, 2019 - November 30, 2019.

Electioneering Communication (EC) activity may be included on report.

*Date affected by holiday or weekend.

I have questions.

The Colorado Campaign and Political Finance Manual is available on the TRACER website for more detailed information. Contact our office at 303-894-2200, ext. 6383 or cpfhelp@sos.state.co.us for assistance.

 


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