California Fair Elections Act Of 2008; Fair Elections Eligibility
(a) Participating candidates shall use their Fair Elections funds only for direct campaign purposes.
(b) A participating candidate shall not use Fair Elections funds for any of the following:
(1) Costs of legal defense or fines resulting from any campaign law enforcement proceeding under this act.
(2) Indirect campaign purposes, including, but not limited to, the following:
(A) The candidate's personal support or compensation to the candidate or the candidate's family.
(B) The candidate's personal appearance.
(C) A contribution or loan to the campaign committee of another candidate for any elective office or to a party committee or other political committee.
(D) An independent electioneering expenditure.
(E) A gift in excess of twenty-five dollars ($25) per person.
(F) Any payment or transfer for which compensating value is not received.
(Added by Stats. 2008, Ch. 735, Sec. 4.)