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Efficient, Effective and Accountable Government

Last Updated: 07/14/2021

Support democratic processes and government accountability

Strategy: Support democratic processes and government accountability

Agency: 082 - Public Disclosure Commission

A001 - Agency Administration

Agency Administration provides administrative and management support to the Public Disclosure Commission.

Account FY 2020 FY 2021 Biennium Total
FTE 3.2 3.3 3.3
001 - General Fund
State 534,000 523,000 1,057,000
22W - Public Disclosure Transparency Acct
State 294,000 280,000 574,000
489 - Pension Funding Stabilization Acct
State 130,000 130,000 260,000
FY 2020 FY 2021 Biennium Total
FTES 3.2 3.3 3.3
GFS 534,000.0 523,000.0 1,057,000.0
Other 424,000.0 410,000.0 834,000.0
Totals 958,000.0 933,000.0 1,891,000.0
Expected Results

Provides critical support to public access and enforcement of disclosure law activities and, therefore, makes a vital contribution to the success of the Public Disclosure Commission's (PDC) core mission.

A002 - Enforcement of Public Disclosure Laws

The Public Disclosure Commission monitors whether persons subject to public disclosure laws file timely reports and comply with other provisions of the law. The agency reviews approximately 70 complaints from the public annually, the vast majority relating to provisions of the campaign financing statutes. The commission initiates investigations, produces reports, and enforces the public disclosure laws, including hearing enforcement cases and imposing penalties on violators.

Account FY 2020 FY 2021 Biennium Total
FTE 6.4 6.7 6.6
001 - General Fund
State 1,067,000 1,042,000 2,109,000
FY 2020 FY 2021 Biennium Total
FTES 6.4 6.7 6.6
GFS 1,067,000.0 1,042,000.0 2,109,000.0
Other
Totals 1,067,000.0 1,042,000.0 2,109,000.0

000569 - Percent who meet statutory filing deadlines

Percentage of candidates, lobbyists, lobbyist employers and public officials who meet statutory filing deadlines.
Biennium Period Actual Target
2015-17 Q1 97% 98%
2015-17 Q2 100% 98%
2015-17 Q3 100% 98%
2015-17 Q4 100% 98%
2015-17 Q5 91% 98%
2015-17 Q6 92% 98%
2015-17 Q7 94% 98%
2015-17 Q8 89% 98%
2017-19 Q1 74% 98%
2017-19 Q2 82% 98%
2017-19 Q3 80% 98%
2017-19 Q4 77% 98%
2017-19 Q5 84% 98%
2017-19 Q6 89% 98%
2017-19 Q7 95% 98%
2017-19 Q8 77% 98%
2019-21 Q1 82% 98%
2019-21 Q2 83% 98%
2019-21 Q3 95% 98%
2019-21 Q4 73% 98%
2019-21 Q5 89% 98%
2019-21 Q6 0% 98%
2019-21 Q7 0% 98%
2019-21 Q8 0% 98%

000707 - Percentage of routine investigations completed within 90 days

The percentage of routine investigations completed within 90 days.
Biennium Period Actual Target
2015-17 A2 92% 85%
2015-17 A3 0% 85%
2017-19 A2 60% 85%
2017-19 A3 0% 85%
2019-21 A2 85% 85%
2019-21 A3 0% 85%

A003 - Provide Public Access to Certain Campaign, Lobbying and Financial Information

The Public Disclosure Commission (PDC) provides full and timely public access to political finance data by maintaining a secure, comprehensive website, and developing and maintaining electronic filing alternatives for campaigns, lobbyists, lobbyist employers, and personal financial affairs filers. The agency assists filers in fulfilling statutory reporting requirements by providing training, instructional manuals, help screens, and telephone and e-mail assistance. Commission staff enters, reviews, and maintains data required of campaigns, lobbyists, lobbyist employers, and others to ensure the uniformity and accuracy of the data.

Account FY 2020 FY 2021 Biennium Total
FTE 22.0 22.6 22.3
001 - General Fund
State 3,628,000 3,544,000 7,172,000
FY 2020 FY 2021 Biennium Total
FTES 22.0 22.6 22.3
GFS 3,628,000.0 3,544,000.0 7,172,000.0
Other
Totals 3,628,000.0 3,544,000.0 7,172,000.0

000512 - Average Number of days from receipt of electronic campaign reports to web

Average number of days from receipt of electronically filed campaign reports to posting on web site
Biennium Period Actual Target
2015-17 Q1 1 1
2015-17 Q2 1 1
2015-17 Q3 1 1
2015-17 Q4 1 1
2015-17 Q5 1 1
2015-17 Q6 1 1
2015-17 Q7 1 1
2015-17 Q8 1 1
2017-19 Q1 1 1
2017-19 Q2 1 1
2017-19 Q3 1 1
2017-19 Q4 1 1
2017-19 Q5 1 1
2017-19 Q6 1 1
2017-19 Q7 1 1
2017-19 Q8 1 1
2019-21 Q1 1 1
2019-21 Q2 1 1
2019-21 Q3 1 1
2019-21 Q4 1 1
2019-21 Q5 1 1
2019-21 Q6 0 1
2019-21 Q7 0 1
2019-21 Q8 0 1