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Meeting Name: Committee on Governmental Operations Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 1/14/2019 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Committee Room - City Hall
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Int 1325-2019 *Stephen T. Levin  Authorizing the creation of legal defense trusts.IntroductionThe proposed law would allow public officials to create stand-alone trusts to take donations to pay for their legal expenses in certain criminal and civil matters and for the legal defense of anyone involved in a matter for which the trust was created. The proposed law would set a donation limit of $5,000 per donor and would place restrictions on who could donate to a legal defense trust. Lobbyists, people doing business with the city, corporations and LLCs would not be allowed to donate, and all donations would have to be reported to the conflicts of interest board and posted online.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1325-2019 *Stephen T. Levin  Authorizing the creation of legal defense trusts.IntroductionThe proposed law would allow public officials to create stand-alone trusts to take donations to pay for their legal expenses in certain criminal and civil matters and for the legal defense of anyone involved in a matter for which the trust was created. The proposed law would set a donation limit of $5,000 per donor and would place restrictions on who could donate to a legal defense trust. Lobbyists, people doing business with the city, corporations and LLCs would not be allowed to donate, and all donations would have to be reported to the conflicts of interest board and posted online.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available