CS/HB 1185: Ethics Reform
GENERAL BILL by Public Integrity and Ethics Committee ; Brannan
Ethics Reform; Repeals provisions relating to state, state university, & community college employee lobbyists; prohibits certain public service announcements by specified entities or persons; prohibits certain public officers & employees from soliciting employment & contractual relationships; provides exception & disclosure requirements; revises lobbyist registration, compensation report, principal designation cancellation, & investigation requirements.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 Senate - Died in Ethics and Elections
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Public Integrity and Ethics Committee; Oversight, Transparency and Public Management Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee -HJ 104
• Introduced -HJ 104
• On Committee agenda-- Public Integrity and Ethics Committee, 01/23/20, 9:30 am, Sumner Hall
• CS by Public Integrity and Ethics Committee; YEAS 17 NAYS 0 -HJ 434
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Public Integrity and Ethics Committee read 1st time -HJ 432
• Original reference(s) removed: Oversight, Transparency and Public Management Subcommittee
• CS referred to State Affairs Committee -HJ 438
• Now in State Affairs Committee -HJ 438
• On Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 02/13/20, 8:00 am, Morris Hall
• Favorable by- State Affairs Committee; YEAS 21 NAYS 0 -HJ 569
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 569
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/26/20
• Read 2nd time -HJ 653
• Read 3rd time -HJ 653
• CS passed; YEAS 115 NAYS 0 -HJ 653
• In Messages
• Referred to Ethics and Elections; Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Rules -SJ 475
• Received -SJ 474
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Ethics and Elections
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