Advisory Opinions
67 Publications

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2009
NumberDateTopic
09-0110/9/2009Campaign links to Legislature
2007
NumberDateTopic
07-0112/20/2007Conflict of Interest - legislative duties and pending employment
2006
NumberDateTopic
06-018/17/2006Public Resources - Advocacy on behalf of 3rd parties
2005
NumberDateTopic
05-011/20/2005Congratulatory letters - Normal and Regular Conduct
2004
NumberDateTopic
04-015/20/2004Use of public resources - private web site - normal and regular conduct
04-025/20/2004Normal and Regular Conduct - Voter Registration
04-034/15/2004Identical newsletters
2002
NumberDateTopic
02-018/8/2002Appearance in a public capacity - gift exemption
2001
NumberDateTopic
01-0111/1/2001Legislator as pro tempore judge - conflict of interest
2000
NumberDateTopic
00-017/24/2000Use of public resources - charitable fundraising
00-02Internet - Links - Campaign Use of Public Resources
00-039/21/2000Valuation of lodging - Gift
00-042/28/2001Press releases - Use of Public Resources
00-051/10/2001Congratulatory letters
1999
NumberDateTopic
99-018/12/1999Conflict of interest - staff
1998
NumberDateTopic
98-013/13/1998Confidentiality - Bill Drafts
98-024/2/1998State fairs' pass - Gift
98-035/1/1998Use of Public Facilities - Brochures - Town Hall Meetings
98-045/8/1998Honoraria
98-057/9/1998Gift - Hosting Appreciation Dinners
98-069/1/1998Legislator as executive director - Conflict of Interest
1997
NumberDateTopic
97-012/17/1997Contracts - State Agencies - Filing
97-022/17/1997Use of public resources - electronic mail
97-033/5/1997Pre-appointment mailings
97-043/26/1997Frequent flier miles - personal use
97-056/12/1997Ballot Measures - Use of Public Resources
97-066/12/1997Gifts - Special Privileges
97-078/14/1997Doorbelling - Use of Public Resources - Normal and Regular Conduct
97-0810/9/1997Newsletters - Ballot Information
97-0912/11/1997Ballot measures - hearings - Normal and Regular Conduct
97-1011/13/1997Museum reception - Gift
97-1112/29/1997Legislative support to org (Denial) - Legislative duty
97-121/29/1998Committee mailings
1996
NumberDateTopic
96-011/12/1996Gifts - Reasonable Expectation - Lobbyists
96-021/19/1996Gifts - Complimentary Admission - Reasonable Expectation
96-034/18/1996Legislator's Contract - Beneficial Interest
96-044/18/1996Mailing - Newsletters - Questionnaire results
96-054/18/1996Private Use of Public resources - Book on Legislative Process
96-065/28/1996Mailings - Election Year Restrictions
96-075/28/1996Use of Public Resources - Congratulatory Letters
96-085/28/1996Gifts - Reasonable Expectation - Trade Mission
96-095/28/1996Gifts - Travel
96-108/8/1996Gifts - Complimentary Admission - Lobbyists - Reasonable Expectation
96-119/4/1996Press releases - Normal and Regular Conduct
96-1210/29/1996Mailing - Constituent Updates
96-1312/10/1996Gifts - Complimentary Admission - Lobbyists - Inaugural Ball
96-1412/10/1996Use of Public Resources - Conference Travel - Mixed Purposes
96-151/9/1997Gifts - Complimentary Admission - Restaurant Association Event
1995
NumberDateTopic
95-012/9/1995Precedents from Senate, House, and Joint Ethics Board opinions
95-022/9/1995Gifts - Conference Expenses Paid by Third Party
95-032/9/1995Gifts - Contributing to Cost
95-043/3/1995Conflict of Interest - Legislator's Vote
95-053/3/1995Gifts - Reasonable Expectation
95-063/22/1995Conflict of Interest - Contracts - Filing
95-074/6/1995Special Privileges - Legislator's Employer and Clients
95-086/12/1995Personal Use - Frequent Flyer Miles
95-096/8/1995Beneficial Interests in State Contracts - Requirements for Filing
95-106/23/1995Gifts - Reasonable Expectation - Complimentary Tours Provided by Lobbyists
95-116/8/1995Conflict of Interest - Official Duties - Compensation for Teaching
95-126/8/1995Beneficial Interest - Spouse's Contract with State Agency - Filing
95-137/10/1995Gifts - Complimentary Golf Fees
95-146/8/1995Contracts with State Agencies - Filing
95-159/18/1995Gifts - Reasonable Expectation - Spouse's Traveling Expenses
95-1611/21/1995Conflict of Interest - Spouse's Employment
95-1711/21/1995Special Privileges - Private Benefit or Gain - Letters
95-1811/21/1995Normal and Regular Conduct - Ballot Measures - De Minimis
95-1911/21/1995Mailing - Election Year