CS/SB 86: Voting Conflicts
GENERAL BILL by Governmental Oversight and Accountability ; Dockery ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Latvala ; Negron ; Detert ; Fasano ; Joyner ; Hill ; Rich ; Jones ; Bullard
Voting Conflicts; Cites this act as the "Restoring Trust in Government Act." Creates provisions pertaining to qualified blind trusts. Provides that if a covered public official holds an economic interest in a qualified blind trust, he or she does not have a conflict of interest that would otherwise be prohibited by law. Specifies the required elements necessary to establish a qualified blind trust. Prohibits a member of the Legislature from voting upon or participating in any legislation inuring to the personal gain or loss of the member or his or her relative, etc.
Last Action: 5/7/2011 Senate - Died in Judiciary
Location: In committee/council (JU)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Rules Subcommittee on Ethics and Elections (EE)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Judiciary; Rules Subcommittee on Ethics and Elections; Rules -SJ 18
• Introduced -SJ 18
• On Committee agenda-- Governmental Oversight and Accountability, 03/30/11, 3:45 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability; YEAS 10 NAYS 2 -SJ 324
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Judiciary -SJ 324
• CS by Governmental Oversight and Accountability read 1st time -SJ 338
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Judiciary
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