Ticket Number: 
6801
Complainant: 
PDC Staff
Respondent: 
Scott Peterson
Created Date: 
July 20, 2016
Status of Investigations: 
Returned with No Action
Description: 

Scott Peterson is a candidate seeking the office of Snohomish County Superior Court Judge in 2016.  Mr. Peterson failed to file a a Personal Financial Affairs Statement (F-1 report) and was sent a Brief Enforcement Hearing Notice on July 21, 2016.  

Mr. Peterson created an F-1 electronic filing account and saved an F-1 report with incomplete information on June 23, 2016, and had been working with PDC staff and attempting to file the missing F-1 report, prior to the hearing notices being mailed out.  He successfully e-filed the F-1 report on August 2, 2016. 

At the August 5, 2016 hearing, the Presiding Officer found no violation of RCW 42.17A.700 by Mr. Peterson for failing to timely file the F-1 report, and closed the case administratively.