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Alaska Campaign Annual Contribution Limits
– AS 15.13

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From To Candidate To Group &
Non‐Group Entity
To Political Party To Ballot Group
Authority AS 15.13.070 AS 15.13.070 AS 15.13.070 AS 15.13.065(c)
Individual
(AK resident)
$500 $500 $5,000 Unlimited
Individual
(non‐resident)
$500
if candidate has not exceeded aggregate limit below:
$500
if group has not exceeded aggregate limit of 10% of its total contributions.
$5,000
if party has not exceeded aggregate limit of 10% of its total contributions.
Unlimited
Municipal/House    $3,000
Senate    $5,000
Gov./Lt. Gov.    $20,000
Corporations, Business Organizations, Unions Prohibited
AS 15.13.074(f)
Prohibited
AS 15.13.074(f)
Prohibited
AS 15.13.074(f)
Unlimited
Group
(based in Alaska)
$1,000 $1,000 $1,000 Unlimited
Group (based outside Alaska) Prohibited $1,000
Must first register with APOC; 90% of its contributions must be from Alaska residents, and must otherwise comply with AS 15.13. See AS 15.13.072(f).
$1,000
Must first register with APOC; 90% of its contributions must be from Alaska residents, and must otherwise comply with AS 15.13. See AS 15.13.072(f).
Unlimited
Nongroup Entity
(based in Alaska)
$1,000 $1,000 $1,000 Unlimited
Nongroup Entity (based outside Alaska) Prohibited $1,000
Must first register with
APOC; 90% of its contributions must be from Alaska residents, and must otherwise comply with AS 15.13. See AS 15.13.072(h).
$1,000
Must first register with
APOC; 90% of its contributions must be from Alaska residents, and must otherwise comply with AS 15.13. See AS 15.13.072(h).
Unlimited
Political Party Municipal    $5,000
House    $10,000
Senate    $15,000
Lt. Gov./Gov.    $100,000
$1,000 Unlimited Unlimited
Foreign
Nationals
Prohibited
Foreign nationals are prohibited from making expenditures or contributions in Alaska elections only to the
extent prohibited or permitted by Federal law. AS 15.13.068.
Individuals, Persons, and Groups may be required to fill out Form 15‐5 Statements of Contribution  
and/or Form 15‐6 Statements of Independent Expenditure where applicable. Please see our Forms page.
Revised March 16, 2011