FPPC Hearing Summary, July 24, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                            

July 24, 2020


Jay Wierenga, FPPC

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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: Chair Miadich and Commissioners Cardenas, Hatch, Hayward, and Wilson were in attendance.

Item 2: Minutes from June 2020 Commission Hearing. Approved 5-0.

Items 3,8-10: Enforcement Actions. Approved 5-0.

Item 4: Enforcement Action. Approved 4-0 with Commissioner Wilson recused.

Item 6: Enforcement Action. Approved 4-0 with Commissioner Hatch recused.

Item 11: Prenotice Discussion of Proposed Amendments to the Enforcement Division’s Streamline and Warning Letter Programs (Regulations 18360.1 and 18360.2) and New Tier Two Streamline Program (Regulation 18360.3). Discussion item.

Item 12: Prenotice Discussion of Amendments to Regulation 18703 – Public Generally Exception. Discussion item.

Item 13: Amendment and Repeal of Various Regulations Due to Statutory Changes. Approved 5-0.

Item 14. Legislative Development. Accepted as submitted.

Item 15. Committee Updates. No update as Committee meetings were canceled for July.

Item 16. Executive Staff Reports. Accepted as submitted.

Item 17. Closed Session. Personnel Matter. The Chair reported out of closed session the hiring of Galena West as the new Executive Director.

Item 18: Commissioner Comments and Proposed Future Agenda Items.