RULE MAKING ACTIVITY 2014


December 4, 2014 Commission meeting:

Public hearing and possible adoption:
  • Disclosing Lobbying Expenditures/Legislative Receptions:
    • WAC 390-20-020 Forms for lobbyist report of expenditures
    • WAC 390-20-020A L-2 reporting guide for entertainment
  • Personal Financial Affairs Disclosure/inflationary adjustments to dollar amounts:
    • WAC 390-16-071 Annual report of major contributors and persons making independent expenditures
    • WAC 390-20-110 Forms for lobbyist employers report
    • WAC 390-24-010 Forms for statement of financial affairs
    • WAC 390-24-020 Forms for amending statement of financial affairs
    • WAC 390-24-201 Forms for compensation from sales commission
    • WAC 390-24-301 Changes in dollar amounts of reporting thresholds and value codes
  • Personal Financial Affairs/Defining "Officer"
    • WAC 390-24-150 Definition - Officer
Preliminary discussion - Applying Limits to Contributions Made to Affiliated Committees and Necessary Updates to 1994 Policy Statement

    September 25, 2014 Commission meeting:

    RECEPTIONS
    • Discussion
      • Disclosing Lobbying Expenditures Pertaining to Receptions - continued from July 2014 meeting
      • Recipients' disclosure requirements for gifts of food & beverage
    • Possible approval of draft language for:
      • Proposed Lobbying Expenditure Disclosure Rules
        • Amend WAC 390-20-020 Forms for lobbyist report of expenditures
        • New WAC 390-20-020A L2 Reporting Guide for Entertainment, Receptions, Travel and Educational Expenditures (converting PDC Interpretation 96-03 to rule)

    July - December Rules Development Agenda


    July 24, 2014 Commission Meeting:


    June 26, 2014 Commission meeting:

    Amendment to WAC 390-20-0101 Forms for lobbyist registration

    Amendment to WAC 390-20-020 Forms for lobbyist report of expenditures

    Amendment to WAC 390-20-052 Application of RCW 42.17A.635 - Reports of agency lobbying

    Amendment to WAC 390-20-111 Forms for lobbyist employers report of political contributions

    Amendment to WAC 390-20-120 Forms for report of legislative activity by public agencies

    Amendment to WAC 390-20-125 Forms for registration and reporting by sponsors of grass roots lobbying campaigns

    Amendment to WAC 390-20-143 Application of lobbying provisions to organizations

    Amendment to WAC 390-20-144 Registration and reporting by lobbyist organizations

    New WAC 390-20-150 Changes in dollar amounts

     

    Amendment to WAC 390-28-100 Reporting modifications-Possible qualifications-Statement of Financial Affairs

    WAC 390-24-010 Forms for statement of financial affairs

    WAC 390-24-020 Forms for amending  statement of financial affairs

    WAC 390-24-202 Report of compensation from sales commissions

    WAC 390-24-301 Changes in dollar amounts of reporting thresholds and code values


    May 22, 2014 Commission meeting:


    April 24, 2014 Commission meeting:

      • Reporting Modification Interpretations: 
        02-03 Requests for Modification - Lawyers & Law Firms
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        2-04 Requests for Modification - Judges & Judicial Candidates
        02-05 Requests for Modification - Motor Vehicle Dealers
        02-06 Requests for Modification - Requirements to Report Information for Applicants Whose Spouses Create a Reporting Obligation
    • Disclosure of lobbying expenditures - Discussion and possible adoption of draft language adjusting dollar threshold amounts and defining entertainment.
      • Proposed new WAC 390-20-150 Changes in Dollar
      •  Amend WAC 390-20-0101 Forms for lobbyist Registration
      •  Amend WAC 390-20-020 Forms for Lobbyist Report of Expenditures
      •  Amend WAC 390-20-052 Application of RCW 42.17A.635 – Reports of Agency Lobbying
      •  Amend WAC 390-20-111 Form for Lobbyist Employers Report of Political Contributions
      •  Amend WAC 390-20-120 Forms for Report of Legislative Activity by Public Agencies
      •  Amend WAC 390-20-125 Forms for Registration and Reporting by Sponsors of Grass Roots Lobbying Campaigns
      •  Amend WAC 390-20-143 Application of Lobbying Provisions to Organizations
      •  Amend WAC 390-20-144 Registration and Reporting by Lobbyist Organizations

    February 27, 2014 Commission meeting:

    Amend WAC 390-16-105, Mini Campaign reporting - Eligibility
    Amend WAC 390-16-125, Mini Campaign reporting - Exceeding limitations
    Amend WAC 390-16-063, Additional information regarding C-6 report filing
    New WAC 390-17-301, Eligibility to receive primary election contributions


    January - June Rules Development Agenda


    January 23, 2014 Commission meeting: