September 20, 2018 •
Anne Arundel County Executive Introduces Ethics Reform Legislation
County Executive Steve Schuh proposed a bill to County Council to amend the county ethics provisions.
Bill No. 80-18 increases late filing fee for lobbyists and employees, adds a revolving door provision, modifies certain definitions, requires employee ethics training, and creates changes to comply with state ethics laws, among other provisions. The bill also updates who is required to file financial disclosure statements.
At the September 17 council meeting, an amendment passed to remove an exemption for free tickets and admission to certain events.
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