FPPC Hearing Summary, November 18, 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 18, 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 October 2021 Commission Hearing. Approved 4-0, with Commissioner Cardenas not yet in attendance.
Item 3: Administrative Adjudication. Oral argument.
Item 4: Closed Session.
Items 5,6,8: Enforcement Action. Approved 5-0.
Item 7: Enforcement Action. Pulled from the agenda.
Item 9: Adoption of Proposed Regulatory Changes Permitting the Use of Secure Electronic Signatures. Motion to approve language submitted by UC Legal. Approved 5-0.
Item 10: Adoption of the 2021/2022 Statement of Economic Interests, Form 700. Approved 5-0.
Item 11: Adoption of Proposed Regulation Related to Amplification of Online Communications. Motion to adopt with highlighted additions. Approved 5-0.
Item 12: Adoption of Amendments to Recordkeeping Requirements for Lobbyists, Lobbying Firms, and Lobbyist Employers. Motion to adopt with changes outlined by Legal Division. Approved 5-0.
Item 13: Legislative Development. Motion to adopt legislative proposals 2-3, 5-10. Approved 5-0. Motion to adopt legislative proposal 1. Approved 4-1, with Commissioner Baker voting no. Motion to adopt legislative proposal 4. Approved 4-1, with Commissioner Wilson voting no.
Item 14: FY 2021-2022 First Quarter Expenditure Report. Accepted as submitted.
Item 15: Executive Staff Reports. Accepted as submitted.
Item 16: Commissioner Comments and Proposed Future Agenda Items.