September 26, 2014 •
San Francisco, California Lobbying Regulations Take Effect
New regulations to compliment the Lobbyist Ordinance take effect today, September 26, 2014.
Preparation and research are included in the definition of “lobbyist services” and a single conversation (or email) with multiple officials counts as multiple “contacts” for purposes of the new registration threshold.
The new regulations are designed to interpret and otherwise provide guidance concerning recent amendments to the ordinance effective July 26, 2014.
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