Fast Fact About Ethics

Fact: 
The Public Integrity Reform Act of 2011 allows registered 501 (C) (4) groups to keep donations private if they feel the information creates a potential risk to the individual
Fact Background: 

 


ANY CORPORATION REGISTERED PURSUANT TO  ARTICLE  SEVEN-A  OF  THE
   35  EXECUTIVE  LAW THAT IS QUALIFIED AS AN EXEMPT ORGANIZATION BY THE UNITED
   36  STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY UNDER I.R.C.  S  501(C)(4)  AND  WHOSE
   37  PRIMARY  ACTIVITIES CONCERN ANY AREA OF PUBLIC CONCERN DETERMINED BY THE
   38  COMMISSION TO CREATE A SUBSTANTIAL LIKELIHOOD THAT APPLICATION  OF  THIS
   39  DISCLOSURE  REQUIREMENT  WOULD  LEAD  TO  HARM,  THREATS, HARASSMENT, OR
   40  REPRISALS TO A SOURCE OF FUNDING OR TO INDIVIDUALS  OR  PROPERTY  AFFIL-
   41  IATED  WITH  SUCH SOURCE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE AREA OF CIVIL
   42  RIGHTS AND CIVIL LIBERTIES AND ANY OTHER AREA OF PUBLIC  CONCERN  DETER-
   43  MINED  PURSUANT  TO  REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE COMMISSION TO FORM A
   44  PROPER BASIS FOR EXEMPTION ON THIS BASIS FROM THIS  DISCLOSURE  REQUIRE-
   45  MENT; OR
   46    (III) ANY GOVERNMENTAL ENTITY.

 

 

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