May 28, 2015 •
Connecticut Governor Signs Ethics Bill
Gov. Dannel Malloy has signed a bill amending the code of ethics.
Senate Bill 850, now known as Public Act 15-15, creates an additional exception to the definition of expenditure, adds to the list of who is not included in the definition of a lobbyist, and raises the threshold for lobbyist registration from $2,000 to $3,000.
The new provisions are effective January 1, 2016.
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