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FROM THE CAMPAIGN TO THE CAPITOL

Louisiana Capitol buildingThis FREE NCSL webinar will explore the ethical fine line that legislators and staff walk in balancing life on the campaign trail and life in the legislature. Our panel will discuss their best post-election tips for making the transition. Listen as they lend insight into how you can put your best ethical foot forward when you embark on a new legislative session.

 

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ETHICS INITIATIVE IN ARKANSAS

ethics signArkansas citizens voted in favor of Issue 3, which creates constitutional changes to the state's gift and revolving door laws, among other things.

 

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OVERVIEW | ETHICS

The Center for Ethics in Government was organized in 1999 to address the most critical, fundamental and far-reaching problem facing state legislsatures: the loss of public trust and confidence in representative democracy. The center is nonpartisan, nonprofit and funded by NCSL's Foundation for State Legislatures. The mission of the center is to be a leader in restoring confidence in representative government by promoting ethical behavior for state legislators, staff, lobbyists and advocates. The center champions ethical principles in the legislative process by developing ethical standards for legislators and advocates; conducting training programs in values-based ethical decision making; maintaining information on each state's ethics and lobbying laws and rules; tracking legislative ethics in the media; cultivating a network of speakers and authors; holding forums to address issues of ethics and public integrity; preparing legislative analyses of ethics and lobbying laws; and studying trends.

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CONTACT THE ETHICS CENTER

ethics word cloud Contact our staff for information about state ethics and lobbying laws and for information on our ethics training services.

 

 

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DATABASE

search keyOur Ethics and Lobbying Legislation database keeps you current on relevant state legislation. Search by state, year, status, sponsor, key word, bill number or topic. Track ethics bills on conflict of interest, oversight, training, financial disclosure, gifts, lobbying, nepotism, pay-to-play, revolving door, and violations and penalties.

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