Regular Commission Meeting

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 9:30am

Public Disclosure Commission

711 Capitol Way, Room 206 | Olympia, Washington 98504

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Meeting Agenda: 
9:30 AM Convene Meeting | Public Comment | Meeting Minutes

  • Convene Meeting  | Commission Chair Levinson
  • Public Comment
  • Meeting Minutes | Commission Chair Levinson
    • August 25, 2016 Regular Commission Meeting
10:05 AM Strategic Plan Update Through August 2016


 

Presenter: Evelyn Fielding Lopez

10:25 AM Lobbyist Application Demonstration


Presenter: James Gutholm

11:00 AM Request for Review/Reconsideration

  • PDC Case 6786 | William Hirt, a candidate for Governor in 2016 is seeking a review/reconsideration by the Commission of an August 18, 2016 Order entered in a Brief Enforcement Hearing in PDC Case No. 6786 for failing to file the Candidate Registration (C-1 report) and Personal Financial Affairs Statement (F-1 report) within two weeks of declaring his candidacy.
  • PDC Case 6791 | Angel Jordan, a candidate for State Representative in the 41st Legislative District in 2016 is seeking a review/reconsideration by the Commission of an August 18, 2016 Order entered in a Brief Enforcement Hearing in PDC Case No. 6791 for failing to file a Candidate Registration (C-1 report) within two weeks of declaring his candidacy.

    Presenter: Kurt Young

11:15 AM Review Proposed Legislation

  • Improve access to campaign information - make reporting more consistent and provide real-time access, Z-0106.1
  •  Modernize personal finance disclosure (F-1 reports), Z-0105.1
  • Update Commission's authority to make inflationary adjustments to dollar amounts in RCW 42.17A, Z-0021.1

Presenter: Evelyn Fielding Lopez

11:30 AM Staff Reports

  • Executive Director | Presenter: Evelyn Fielding Lopez
  • Compliance | Presenter: Evelyn Fielding Lopez
  • Chief Technology Officer |  Presenter: James Gutholm
  • Communications and Training Officer | Presenter: Lori Anderson
12:00 PM Executive Session/Working Lunch

Discussion of matters allowed in executive session pursuant to RCW 42.30.110, including but not limited to discussion of enforcement matters, pending and potential litigation with legal counsel, and 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.

1:00 PM Enforcement/Reports to Commission

  • (45-Day Citizen Action Complaint)                                     

Cindy Larsen, PDC Case No. 6928, two public complaints and one citizen action notice alleging violations of RCW 42.17A by Ms. Larsen in connection with unreported in-kind contributions from the political committee A Safer Snohomish County.


Presenter: Tony Perkins  

  • (45-Day Citizen Action Complaint)                                              

ST3, PDC Case No 7823, received citizen action notice alleging violations of RCW 42.17A and RCW 42.56 by Sound Transit by inadvertently disclosing exempt ORCA card holder email addresses which were used in support of the Sound Transit 3 ballot measure.


Preseneter: Bill Lemp

1:45 PM Process Discussion

  • Follow up discussion on enforcement meeting materials

Presenter: Evelyn Fielding Lopez

2:30 PM Adjourn
Notes: 

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

Meeting Minutes: