SPB 7006: Ethics
PROPOSED BILL by Ethics and Elections
Ethics; Defining the term “constitutional officers”; requiring constitutional officers to complete annual ethics training; providing definitions for “principal” and “special gain or loss”; requiring state public officers to abstain from voting on any matter that the officer knows would inure to his or her special private gain or loss; providing a definition for “electronic filing system”; requiring all disclosures of financial interests filed with the Commission on Ethics to be scanned and made publicly available on a searchable Internet database beginning with the 2012 filing year, etc.
Last Action: 1/23/2013 Senate - Submit as committee bill by Ethics and Elections (SB 2)
Location: Acted on by committee/council, pending report (EE)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Submitted for consideration by Ethics and Elections
• On Committee agenda-- Ethics and Elections, 01/22/13, 3:30 pm, 412 Knott Building -- (Submitted as Committee Bill; YEAS 13 NAYS 0)
• Submit as committee bill by Ethics and Elections (SB 2)
Companion bills that are identical word-for-word, not including titles. However, Resolutions and Concurrent Resolutions are considered identical if the only difference is the word "House" or "Senate."
Companion bills that are substantially similar in text or have substantial portions of text that are largely the same.
Bills that have selected provisions that are similar in text.
A bill that is contingent upon passage of another bill within the same chamber, e.g., a trust fund bill, a bill providing a public record exemption, or an implementing bill.
The page numbers, when listed, for citations are constantly under review. The journals or printed bills of the respective chambers should be consulted as the official documents of the Legislature.
The links for the page numbers are formatted to open the bill text PDF directly to the page containing the citation. However, if your browser is set to open PDFs in a new window, as is often the case with 64-bit browsers, the bill text will open to the first page.