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--Ethics Commission to meet on September 3: The Ethics Commission will hold a regular meeting on Thursday, Sept. 3 at 10:00 in the Third Floor Conference Room, at 210 Brooks Street in Charleston. To view the meeting agenda, click here.   

--“Trinkets” Advisory Opinion: The Ethics Commission issued an Advisory Opinion on August 6, 2015, regarding the “trinkets” statute. To view the Opinion, click here.

--Next lobbyist report due September 15: All lobbyists registered to lobby in West Virginia are required to file a Lobbyist Activity Report by September 15 regardless of whether they engaged in any lobbying activity during the reporting period of May 1-August 31, 2015. Reporting forms will be emailed to registered lobbyists; they will not be sent via U.S. Mail.  To view the reporting form, click here.

--Suspended lobbyists:  Two lobbyists' lobbying privileges have been suspended for failure to either file their May 15, 2015, Activity Report or to pay late fees.  To view their names, click here.

--“Trinkets” Legislative Rules: The Ethics Commission’s Emergency Legislative Rules relating to the “trinkets” statute became effective on June 23, 2015. The statute, which is part of the Ethics Act, is at W. Va. Code § 6B-2-5c. The statute may be viewed by clicking here. The Emergency Rules may be viewed by clicking here.

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