News and Announcements
--New name/likeness “trinkets” statute in effect June 10: The new portion of the Ethics Act which sets forth limitations on a public official’s or employee’s use of his/her name or likeness on items purchased with public funds goes into effect on June 10, 2016. To view a summary of the provisions, click here.
--Registered lobbyist suspended: The following registered lobbyist's lobbying privileges have been suspended effective June 10, 2016, pursuant to 158 CSR 5.8 for failure to file a Lobbyist Activity Report by the May 16, 2016, deadline: Chuck Hamsher.
--Search for FDSs on this website: Completed FDSs for the following filers for 2012-16 may be viewed on this website:
• Members of the Legislature (Senate and House of Delegates);
• Members of the Board of Public Works (Governor, Treasurer, Auditor, Secretary of State, Commissioner of Agriculture, Attorney General);
• Members of the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, and
• Candidates for these positions.
Click here: Search for a Filed Financial Disclosure Statement