Political Reform Act; PERS board candidates, campaign statements
(a) For the purposes of this section only, "board" means the Board of Administration of the Public Employees' Retirement System, as established under Article 1 (commencing with Section 20090) of Chapter 2 of Part 3 of Division 5 of Title 2.
(b) Except as provided in this section, the provisions of this article do not apply to candidates for the board, including incumbent board members running for reelection, as such candidates are described in subdivision (g) of Section 20090.
(c) (1) Candidates for board seats described in subdivision (g) of Section 20090, including incumbent board members running for reelection, shall, subject to the provisions described in paragraph (1) of subdivision (a) of Section 84605, file campaign statements both by online or electronic means and physically, submitting the original and one copy, in paper format, with the Secretary of State no later than two days before the beginning of the ballot period, as determined by the board, for the period ending five days before the beginning of the ballot period, and no later than January 10 for the period ending December 31.
(2) The campaign statements shall contain an itemized report prepared on a form prescribed by the Commission, with the assistance of the board, that provides the information contained in campaign statements required under Section 84211 to the extent that the information is applicable to a board election.
(3) The original of a campaign statement shall be filed with the Secretary of State and a copy shall be retained at the board's office in Sacramento and is a public record.
(Amended by Stats. 2010, Ch. 18, Sec. 5.)