Public Disclosure Commission
711 Capitol Way, Room 206 
Olympia, Washington 98504

Note that this agenda is subject to change. Please check the PDC website for the current version.

COVID 19 update: The March 26, 2020 Public Disclosure Commission Meeting will be streamed live at

Public Comment period is at 9:30 AM. To provide public comment during this time please call  +1 206-809-2388  (Conference ID: 861 502 325#) – this number is for public comment only.

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Note: All times shown for consideration of agenda items (other than time of convening) are approximate and may vary, depending on the amount of discussion required for each.

9:30 AM Convene and Commission Chair Opening Comments and Public Comment Period
9:35 AM Approval of Meeting Minutes
  • Feb 27 Regular Meeting
9:40 AM Budget Update
9:45 AM Rulemaking, Interpretations, Legislative Update and Discussion
10:15 AM Reporting Modification Requests



State Party

  • Washington State Democratic Central Committee – Bona Fide Party PAC, State of Washington RCW 42.17A.120
  • Washington State Republican Party – Bona Fide Party PAC, State of Washington RCW 42.17A.120
10:55 AM Reporting Modification Request Process | Brief overview of modification hearing protocols and options (e.g., Brief Adjudicative Proceedings)
11:00 AM Reviews and Reconsiderations (Enforcement)

Initial Order Reconsideration

11:30 AM Enforcement Hearing

WA State Society of Certified Public Accountants PAC, PDC Case 34207, involved alleged violation of RCW 42.17A.235 and .240 by failing to timely file Summary Campaign Contribution and Expenditure Reports (C-4 reports) and Monetary Contributions Reports (C-3 reports) disclosing contribution and expenditures undertaken during calendar year 2016.

12:00 PM Enforcement Updates
  • Enforcement Report – Categorization and Status of Open Complaints
  • Completed Investigations and Alternative Resolutions
12:05 PM Management Team Updates
  • Executive Director Update | Peter Lavallee, Executive Director
  • Agency Spotlight
  • Communications, Outreach and Filer Assistance update |Kim Bradford, Director of Communications and Outreach
  • IT Activity Report | James Gutholm, Chief Information Officer
12:30 PM Executive Session

Discussion of matters allowed in executive session pursuant to RCW 42.30.110, including but not limited to, discussion of enforcement matters and pending and potential litigation with legal counsel, and possible review of performance of public employees. Possible action regarding pending litigation, or other matters properly discussed during executive session, will be taken following the executive session.


The Commission may deliberate in closed session on any enforcement matter on this agenda, or any matters listed in RCW 42.30.140.

Meeting Summary
Meeting Minutes