Case #39653
Respondent name: Sheryl Miller
Complainant name: Glen Morgan

At its June 27, 2019 meeting, the Commission found Sheryl Miller violated RCW 42.17A.235 by failing to timely file Monetary Contribution reports (C-3 reports) a Summary Campaign Contribution and Expenditure Reports (C-4 reports) disclosing contributions received and expenditures made during the 2018 campaign, and by failing to facilitate an inspection of the campaign books of account during the eight-day period preceding an election.  In addition, the Commission found Sheryl Miller violated RCW 42.17A.110 and WAC 390-16-043 by failing to provide the campaign books of account to PDC staff pursuant to a subpoena duces tecum being issued by PDC Staff. 

The Commission assessed a total civil penalty of $5,000 of which $4,500 is suspended on the following conditions:  
1. The missing C-3 and C-4 reports are filed with the PDC within 10 days of the date of this Final Order. 
2. The $500 non-suspended portion of the penalty is paid in accordance with a payment plan agreed to between you and PDC Staff within 10 days of the date of this Final Order. 
3. You remain in full compliance with all PDC reporting requirements and are not found to have committed any further violations of Chapter 42.17A RCW or Title 390 WAC within four years of the date of this Final Order. 

Disposition: Violation Found by Commission (Resolved 07/08/2019)
Date opened: 08/20/2018
Area of Law: RCW 42.17A.205, RCW 42.17A.235, RCW 42.17A.240, RCW 42.17A.700

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