Lobbyist Filing System
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Use this link to create your 2019-2020 registration and to file disclosure reports.
Lobbyist Filing Calendars and Information
|Registration Form||Financial Disclosure Form||Financial Disclosure Filing Calendar|
|Communicator Lobbyist||ETH-1A||ETH-2A||January 10|
|In-House Communicator Lobbyist||Registered on Client's ETH-1B||ETH-2A||January 10|
|Client Lobbyist||ETH-1B||ETH-2D||Quarterly (Monthly when GA in session**)|
Register with the Office of State Ethics on or before January 15 or prior to the commencement of lobbying.
Print and Post At-A Glance Lobbyist Filing Calendar 2020
Guides to the Codes of Ethics for Lobbyists
Guide to the Code of Ethics
to the Code of Ethics
What type of lobbyist am I?
A Client Lobbyist is the party paying for lobbying services on its behalf. In other words, the client lobbyist is expending or agreeing to expend the threshold amount of $3,000 in a calendar year.
A Communicator Lobbyist receives payment and does the actual lobbying legwork (i.e., communicating). A Communicator Lobbyist receives or agrees to receive $3,000 for lobbying activities in a calendar year. Communicator Lobbyists can take different forms:
- Member of a Business Organization (e.g., a firm or association that employs a number of communicator lobbyists)
- In-house Communicator (a lobbyist who is a salaried employee of a Client Lobbyist)
- 2020 Lobbyist Information and Filing Calendar
- Necessary Expenses and Gifts to the State
- Education and Training