slate mailer

  • "Slate mailer" means a mass mailing that supports or opposes a total of three or more candidates or measures.

    (22)(a) "Slate mailer organization" means, except as provided in paragraph (b) of this subsection, any person who directly or indirectly:

    (A) Is involved in the production of one or more slate mailers and exercises control over the selection of the candidates and measures to be supported or opposed in the slate mailers; and

    (B) Receives or is promised payment for producing one or more slate mailers or for endorsing or opposing, or refraining from endorsing or opposing, a candidate or measure in one or more slate mailers.

    (b) Notwithstanding paragraph (a) of this subsection, "slate mailer organization" does not include:

    (A) A political committee organized by a political party; or

    (B) A political committee organized by the caucus of either the Senate or the House of Representatives of the Legislative Assembly.

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