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Declaratory Rulings by Topic
Topic
Declarator Ruling  Number
 

Classified Service and Judicial Branch Employees Holding Municipal Office

  97-A
  89-H
  85-A
  88-A
 

Conflict of Interest – Potential

  14-A
  04-A
  99-A
  93-A
  89-A
  80-B

Conflict of Interest – Substantial

  15-C
  14-A
  99-A
  96-A
  93-A
  92-C
  88-C
  80-B
  80-D

Consultants and Independent Contractors

  15-A

Contingency Fees

Contracting with the State

  94-A
  86-B
  85-B

Definition of Immediate Family

Directing Lobbyist Contracts

 

Ethics Enforcement

 

Gift Bans and Exceptions

  98-A
  89-F

Lobbyist Definition

Lobbyist Reporting

  78-A

Necessary Expenses/Fees and Honorariums

Outside Employment (Moonlighting)

  11-A 

  96-A

  92-A

  89-D

  86-A

  85-A

  85-B

  84-A

  81-A

  80-A

  80-B

  80-D 

Revolving Door (Post-state Employment)

  92-C 

  88-D

State Employee vs. Public Official

  99-A
  98-B
  89-C
 

State Treasurer/Investment Services Contributions

Statements of Financial Interests
  94-A
Tickets

Use of Office

  99-A
  98-A
  97-A
  92-A
  89-D
  89-E
  89-F
  86-A
  84-A
  83-A
  80-B
  80-D
   
Use of State Property
Holding Municipal Office
  97-A
  90-B
  89-H
  85-A
  80-A

Appearing Before 1-84 (d) Agencies

  94-A
  83-B
  81-A
  80-A

Procedure/Jurisdiction

  89-B
  15-A
  15-B