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The California Fair Political Practices Commission approved adjustments to the state campaign contribution and gift limits for 2019-2020, effective January 1, 2019.

The campaign contribution limits for an entity, individual, or PAC (other than a small contributor committee) to the following California state candidates/committees are as follows:

  • Governor: $31,000 per election
  • Statewide Candidates (other than Governor) and Board of Equalization: $7,800 per election
  • State Senate and Assembly Candidates: $4,700 per election
  • Political Party (for contributions to state candidates): $38,800 per calendar year
  • PAC (for contributions to state candidates): $7,800 per calendar year

The new gift limit applicable to California state and local officials and designated employees is $500 per calendar year.  Note that local jurisdictions may have adopted more restrictive gift limits.

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