Q1. What is a registered agent?
A1. A registered agent is the person to whom
all correspondence about the committee will be addressed. He or she is
also responsible for maintaining committee records and filing reports on
time. The registered agent must be a natural
The registered agent acts as a treasurer,
keeping track of all contributions and expenditures.
In addition to the registered agent, the committee may also
appoint a designated filing agent to be responsible for the timely filing of
Contribution and Expenditure reports.
Q2. Do we have to have a registered agent?
A2. Yes. All committees registered with our office must have a registered agent.
Q3. How do we change our registered agent?
A3. A committee can file an amended registration to change the registered agent.
A registered agent can also resign. To resign, a registered agent
must file a resignation letter with the appropriate filing officer via
There must be a registered agent associated with each committee at all times.