FPPC Hearing Summary, August 24, 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 24, 2021
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Jay Wierenga, FPPC
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 Baker, Cardenas, Wilson, and Wood were in attendance.
Item 2: Minutes from July 2021 Commission Hearing. Approved 5-0.
Item 3 & 5: Enforcement Action. Approved 5-0.
Item 4: Enforcement Action. Approved 4-0, with Chair Miadich recused.
Item 6: Prenotice Discussion of Proposed Regulation 18424.3 Behested Payment Reporting. Donor Advised Funds. Discussion item.
Item 7: Prenotice Discussion of Proposed Regulations Related Recordkeeping Requirements for Lobbyists, Lobbying Firms, and Lobbyist Employers. Discussion item.
Item 8: Adoption of Amendments to Existing Regulations and a Proposed New Regulation Concerning Electronic Advertisements and Online Content. Approved 5-0.
Item 9: Digital Transparency Task Force Report and Recommendations. Motion to transmit to the Legislature and Governor. Approved 5-0.
Item 10: 2021/2022 Budget. Information item.
Item 11: Committee Updates. Chair Miadich gave an update on the Law and Policy and Public Outreach and Technology Committee meetings.
Item 12: Legislative Update. Information item.
Item 13: Executive Staff Reports. Accepted as submitted.
Item 14: Commissioner Comments and Proposed Future Agenda Items. Commissioner Baker would like a discussion on alternative ways for the Commission to look at check box contributions.