Secretary of State Advisory Opinion on District Fact Sheets

The purpose of this advisory opinion is to provide written clarification regarding the Secretary's interpretation of current campaign finance laws. A person may rely on the advisory opinion as an affirmative defense to a Campaign and Political Finance complaint.

The advisory opinion was requested by a school district in regards to the use of the CASB District Fact Sheet being in compliance with the current campaign finance laws in Colorado.


The Secretary of State finds that Amendment 73 is an issue of official concern. Therefore the District may distribute a factual summary concerning the Amendment in accordance with section 1-45-117(1)(b)(I), C.R.S.

CPF Advisory Opinion 101118.pdf, 102.38 KB; (Last Modified on October 10, 2018)