Maryland’s State Ethics Commission Issues Memorandum - State and Federal Communications

February 23, 2012  •  

Maryland’s State Ethics Commission Issues Memorandum

memorandumThe State Ethics Commission has issued a memorandum concerning provisions of the ethics law relating to regulated lobbyists and campaign finance activities.

State law prohibits a lobbyist or a person acting on behalf of a lobbyist to engage in certain campaign activities including soliciting contributions or forwarding tickets to fundraising events.

The memorandum does not constitute an advisory opinion but addresses common issues and provides approaches for compliance with the technical provisions of the law.

The memorandum is available online here.

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