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Please make checks payable to: Jacques Roy For Mayor

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Jacques Roy For Mayor

P.O. Box 1592

1100 M.L.King Drive

Alexandria, LA 71309

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Campaign contributions are limited to $2500 per person / per entity

Please do not send cash.

 

Contribution Limits (R.S. 18:1505.2 H, K)

Contribution, in-kind contribution, loans, endorsements or guarantees on loans and transfers of funds are all counted towards the contribution limits.

Exception:
(1) A candidate’s personal funds are not subject to the limits.
(2) Loans obtained by the candidate made in the ordinary course of business, on a basis which assures repayment, at the usual and customary interest rate from a state bank, a federally chartered depository institution, a depository institution with insured accounts, a licensed lender or an insurance company do not count towards the limits.  However, a loan from such an institution shall be considered a “loan” by each endorser or guarantor in the proportion of their liability, and the endorsement or guarantee is subject to the contribution limit.

The contribution limits are detailed in the following chart:

 

To a major office candidate or candidate committee per election

To a district office candidate or candidate committee per election1

To an any other candidate or candidate committee per election1

To a PAC between 1/1/07 and 12/31/10

Individual may give 2 3

$5,000

$2,500

$1,000

$100,000

Family Member of Candidate may give

$5,000

$2,500

$1,000

$100,000

Legal Entity may give 4

$5,000

$2,500

$1,000

$100,000

PAC may give5

$5,000

$2,500

$1,000

$5,000/2,500/1,000

Big PAC 6 may give 5

$10,000

$5,000

$2,000

$10,000/5,000/2,000

Democratic or Republican Party or committees may give

No limits

No limits

No limits

No limits

1 The primary and general elections are considered as two separate elections

2 A husband and wife may each make contributions to the same candidate up to the limit.  However, separate checks should be used.  If a single check is signed by one spouse, the other must provided an affidavit as to their intent to share in the contribution.

3 Structuring of contributions between and among various legal entities (“bundling”) when the total contributions exceed the limit may be unlawful

4 Includes legal entities owned wholly or partially by candidates, except Internal Revenue Code Subchapter S corporations and limited liability companies wholly owned by the candidate.  Parent corporations and their subsidiaries are subject to a single limit.  A corporation is a parent if it owns 50% of another corporation.

5 Candidates are also subject to an aggregate limit on the contributions they may accept from all PACs combined for both the primary and general elections.  Those limits are:  $80,000 – major office; $60,000 – district office; $20,000 – any other office

6 A PAC with over 250 members who contributed over $50 to the PAC during the preceding calendar year and has been certified by the Ethics Administration as meeting that membership requirement.