Conflict of Interest

Conflict-of-Interest - Form 700 - Statement of Economic Interests

The Political Reform Act requires that certain officials and employees who serve in positions designatd in an agency's Conflict-of-Interest Code must file a Form 700 - State of Economic Interests.  The Code lists each position within the Agency filled by individuals who make or participate in making governmental decisions that could affect their personal economic interests.  Additionally, there are members of Boards, Commissions and Committees and Special Districts who are required to file a Form 700 - Statement of Economic Interests.

 Types of Statements

Assuming Office Statement:  If you are a newly appointed or are newly employed in a position designated in an agency's Conflict of Interest Code, you must file your Form 700 - Statement of Economic Interests within 30 days of assuming office with your official filing officer.  Your assuming office date is the date you were sworn in or otherwise authorized to serve in the position.

 Annual Statement:  The period covered is January 1 through December 31.  The deadline for filing the Annual Statements is April 1.  Statements postmarked by the filing deadline are considered filed on time.

 Leaving Office Statement:  The period covered is January 1 through the date you stopped performing the duties of your position, and must be filed within 30 days of leaving your position with your official filing officer.

The Form 700 - Statement of Economic Interests is available in an interactive version on the Fair Political Practices Commission website:  www.fppc.ca.gov

 

2014 Local Agency Biennial Forms

Biennial Review of Conflict of Interest Code of Local Agencies Flow Chart

2014 Local Agency Biennial Notice

How to Amend a Conflict of Interest Code, How to Determine Who Should be Designated in a Conflict of Interest Code

Checklist to Adopt or Amend Your Conflict of Interest Code

Notice of Intention to Adopt/Amend a Conflict of Interest Code

Notice of Intention to Adopt/Amend a Conflict Interest Code Attachment

Conflict of Interest Code

Appendix B (Disclosure Categories)

Request for Approval of Conflict of Interest Code or Amendment