FPPC Hearing Summary, June 21, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                            

June 21, 2018


Jay Wierenga, FPPC

(916) 322-7761      

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Below is a summary of the actions of the Fair Political Practices Commission during its monthly hearing. The meeting agenda can be found on our website at www.fppc.ca.gov

Roll: Commissioners Cardenas, Hatch and Hayward were in attendance. 

Item 1: Appointment of Vice Chair/Acting Chair. Appointment of Commissioner Hayward as Vice Chair approved 3-0. 

Item 3: Minutes from May 2018 Commission Hearing. Approved 3-0. 

Item 4: Minutes from June 4, 2018 Commission Hearing. Approved 3-0. 

Items 5-22, 24 Enforcement Actions. Approved 3-0. 

Item 23: Pulled from agenda. 

Item 25: Update on Enforcement Review Task Force. Commission directed staff to schedule organizational conference call. 

Item 26: Bitcoin. Commission directed staff to continue researching. 

Item 27: The Bagley-Keene Open Meeting Act, Proposed Questions for Attorney General Opinion. Held until next meeting. 

Item 28: Prenotice Discussion of Amendments to Regulation 18700.2. No action required. 

Item 29: Approval of Interpretation of the Commission’s Compensation and Reimbursement Policy. Approved 3-0. 

Item 30: Approval of Commissioner Compensation Request. Approved 3-0. 

Item 31: Commission Meeting in Location Other Than Sacramento. No action required. 

Items 32 and 33: Committee Reports and Legislative Update. Motion to support AB 664. Approved 3-0. Motion to support AB 2155. Approved 3-0. Motion to support AB 2880. Approved 3-0. 

Item 34. Request from Member of the Public to Sponsor Legislation. Motion to have Law and Policy Committee research proposal. Approved 3-0. 

Item 35: Closed Session Personnel Matter. 

Item 36: Executive Staff Reports. Accepted as submitted. 

Item 37: Proposed Future Agenda Items. Information item.