Sec. 27-1-3. Definitions.

“Ballot measure committee” means committee that influences or attempts to influence the action of voters for or against the passage or defeat of any initiative, referendum, or recall being voted on only in the city. For purposes of this article, a ballot measure committee also includes any controlled committee.
“Candidate” means an individual who is listed on the ballot or who has qualified to have write-in votes on his or her behalf counted by election officials for election to city council. For purposes of this article, a candidate also includes any controlled committee.
“City clerk” means the city clerk for the city.
“City council” means the city council for the city.
“City website” means the website owned, operated and maintained by the city of Woodland, California at the following address: http://www.ci.woodland.ca.us/.
“Committee” means any person or combination of persons who influence or attempt to influence the action of voters for or against either the nomination or election of one or more candidates for city council or the passage or defeat of any ballot measure being voted on only in the city.
“Contribution” has the same meaning as defined by California Government Code Section 82015 and California Code of Regulations Section 18215 and shall include, but not be limited to, both monetary contributions (e.g., payments, the forgiveness of a loan, a payment of a loan by a thirty party, or an enforceable promise to make a payment) and nonmonetary contributions (e.g., the provision of goods or services) except to the extent that full and adequate consideration is received for such contributions.
“Contributor” means any individual or organization making a contribution within the meaning of California Government Code Section 82015 and California Code of Regulations Section 18215.
“Controlled committee” means any committee that is controlled directly or indirectly by a candidate or a ballot measure committee. (Ord. No. 1377, § 3 (part); Ord. No. 1428, § 3.)