(3) Candidate For purposes of paragraph (1), the term “candidate” means, with respect to any Federal, State, or local elective public office, an individual who— (A) publicly announces that he is a candidate for nomination or election to such office, and (B) meets the qualifications prescribed by law to hold such office.


26 USC § 527(g)(3)

Scoping language

None identified, default scope is assumed to be the parent (part VI) of this section.
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