(1) Each candidate or political committee that expended five thousand dollars or more in the preceding year or expects to expend five thousand dollars or more in the current year shall file all contribution reports and expenditure reports required by this chapter by the electronic alternative provided by the commission under RCW 42.17A.055
. The commission may make exceptions on a case-by-case basis for candidates whose authorized committees lack the technological ability to file reports using the electronic alternative provided by the commission.
(2) Failure by a candidate or political committee to comply with this section is a violation of this chapter.
Findings—Intent—Effective date—2011 c 145:
See notes following RCW 42.17A.005