• What is ELEC?

    Established in 1973‚ ELEC monitors the campaign financing of all elections in the State. Whether the election is for Governor or Mayor‚ member of the Legislature or a City Council‚ candidates and campaign organizations are required to file with the Commission contribution and expenditure reports.

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    9:15 am-4:45 pm‚ Monday - Friday


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  • Address

    The New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission is located at 28 W. State Street‚ 13th Floor‚ Trenton‚ New Jersey.

    By U.S. Mail

    New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission‚ P.O. Box 185‚ Trenton‚ New Jersey 08625-0185.

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    New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission‚ 28 West State Street‚ 13th floor‚ Trenton‚ New Jersey 08608.

  • By Phone

    General information and Help Desk at: (609) 292-8700

    Toll Free within New Jersey: 1(888) 313-ELEC (3532)

    By Fax

    48-hour notices only: (609) 292-7662‚ (609) 292-7664‚ (609) 292-4301 or (609) 292-4416. Other reports will not be accepted by fax.

    Legal Section: (609) 777-1457

    Administration Section: (609) 777-1448


News Room Archive

1990 Analytical and Topical Press Releases

All press releases and press advisories are sent to the State House Press Corps. If you would like a copy of a specific news release‚ please contact the Commission at (609) 292-8700.

June 7‚ 1990 link The Commission announced that lobbying expenditures for the 1989 calendar year totaled $8‚599‚381.

May 16‚ 1990 link White Paper No. 5‚  Lobbying Reform‚ has recommended that "goodwill lobbying‚" "executive branch lobbying‚" and "grassroots lobbying" be disclosed.

March 28‚ 1990 link The Commission said in a statement made today that PACs contributed $6‚986‚436 to an on behalf of candidates and political committees during 1989.

March 28‚ 1990 link The Commission has scheduled a public hearing on proposed personal interest disclosure regulation.

February 9‚ 1990 link The Commission has scheduled a public hearing concerning New Jersey Gubernatorial Public Financing Program.

January 4‚ 1990 link The Commission has proposed a repeal of its regulation setting forth specific office hours.