The Public Campaign Finance Board (PCFB) promulgated regulations designed to implement the Public Campaign Finance Program. The regulations were published in three sets: Program Regulations, Debate Regulations and Enforcement Regulations and are posted on the New York State Board of Elections and PCFB's websites.
The program regulations provide the basic groundwork for how the Public Campaign Finance Program will operate, including provisions related to the candidates' certification and registration process; eligibility; the respective duties of the political committees and candidates; audits and the lottery system to determine who gets audited; and the repayment of funds.
Public Comments and Recommendations
The Public Campaign Finance Board (PCFB) promulgated regulations to implement the Public Campaign Finance Program. The PCFB received more than 200 unique public comments during the various comment periods, and, after thorough review of the draft regulations and comments, issued two reports addressing the issues raised.