April 2020 Agenda


Commission Meeting

Fair Political Practices Commission

1102 Q Street, Suite 3800
Sacramento, CA 95811

Thursday, April 2, 2020
10:00 A.M.

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Under Government Code section 11123(a), all meetings of a state body are open and public, and all persons are permitted to attend any meeting of a state body, except as otherwise provided in that article.


Pursuant to Executive Order N-29-20, certain provisions of the Bagley Keene Open Meeting Act are suspended due to a State of Emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Consistent with the Executive Order, this Commission meeting will be conducted by teleconference only. None of the locations from which Commissioners will participate will be open to the public. Members of the public who wish to observe the meeting may do so via  YouTube or via telephone by calling (877) 411-9748; access code 723284.  Members of the public who wish to comment during the meeting may do so by telephone or using the Commission’s public participation portal found at http://mediasite.fppc.ca.gov/.


Persons who, due to a disability, need assistance in order to participate in this meeting should, prior to the meeting, contact the Commission Assistant at (916) 322-5745 (voice), CommAsst@fppc.ca.gov (e-mail) and ADACoordinator@fppc.ca.gov. TTY/TDD and Speech-to-Speech users may dial 7-1-1 for the California Relay Service to submit comments on an agenda item or to request special accommodations for persons with disabilities.  


The Commission may take action on any item listed on this agenda. 


Richard C. Miadich, Chair

1-4. General Items

1. FPPC Response to COVID-19 pandemic, including considering extended the 2019 annual statement of economic interest filing deadline.

Staff Memo
Emergency Regulation 18702

2. Closed Session. Pending Litigation (Gov. Code § 11126(e)(1).) Request for Authority to File a Civil Complaint: In the Matter of Friends of Joe Aguirre for Delano City Council 2014 and Joe Aguirre; FPPC No. 17/193.

(Executive Director Memo released pursuant to Government Code Section 11125.1. However, under Government Code Section 11126(e)(1), request will be considered in closed session in consultation with the Commission's counsel).

Executive Director Memo

3. Closed Session. Administrative Adjudication (Gov. Code § 11126(c)(3).) Consideration of Proposed decision of Administrative Law Judge, In the matter of G. Rick Marshall and G. Rick Marshall for School Board 2015, FPPC No. 15/2013, OAH No. 2019060256.

ALJ’s Proposed Decision, January 7, 2020
Enforcement’s Brief in Support of the Proposed Decision

4. Closed Session. Personnel Matter (Gov. Code § 11126, subs. (a) and (b); 11126(e)(1).)

Additional Information

You can obtain further information about the meeting by contacting the Commission Assistant, 1102 Q Street, Suite 3000, Sacramento, CA, 95811, Tel. (916) 322-5745. Written comments on agenda items should be submitted to the Commission no later than 12:00 p.m. the day before the meeting in order to afford the Commissioners adequate time to fully consider the comments. Email comment letters directly to CommAsst@fppc.ca.gov. The agenda and related documents are posted on the FPPC website at www.fppc.ca.gov. Materials submitted by the public regarding each agenda item will be made available on the website.