Board releases draft amendments to the City’s ethics laws for public comment

August 18, 2023

Pursuant to its powers and duties, the Board of Ethics is pleased to make public our current draft of proposed amendments to the City’s Governmental Ethics Ordinance. We encourage members of the public, media, and good government groups to review them and comment on them—please email comments to our Executive Director, Steve Berlin, at by the close of business on Friday, September 8, 2023.  The Board meets next on Monday, September 11, and will discuss public comments, and then vote on a final package of amendments to be submitted to the Mayor and the full City Council for their consideration. To read our cover memo, see this, and to read the proposals themselves, with commentary, please see this. We look forward to a productive amendment process.

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