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File #: 20-1583    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 11/18/2020 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 12/8/2020 Final action: 12/8/2020
Title: County Counsel recommending the Board review and approve the attached revised conflict of interest codes received from local public entities within the County. FUNDING: N/A
Attachments: 1. A - Diamond Springs - El Dorado Fire Protection District.pdf, 2. B - El Dorado Hills Community Services District.pdf, 3. C - Marble Mountain Community Services District.pdf, 4. D - Showcase Ranches Community Services District.pdf, 5. E - El Dorado County Office of Education.pdf, 6. F - El Dorado Hills County Water District.pdf, 7. G - Mosquito Fire Protection District.pdf, 8. H - Happy Homestead Cemetery District.pdf, 9. I - Greenstone Community Services District, 10. J - Camino Union School District
Related files: 16-1161, 18-1822
Title
County Counsel recommending the Board review and approve the attached revised conflict of interest codes received from local public entities within the County.

FUNDING: N/A
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DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND
The Political Reform Act requires every local government agency to adopt a conflict of interest code and to review, and revise if necessary, its conflict of interest code every two years. Under state law, the Board of Supervisors is identified as the “code reviewing body” with the responsibility to review and approve the local agencies’ revised conflict of interest codes.

The following local public agencies have submitted their revised conflict of interest codes for County review and Board approval: Diamond Springs/El Dorado Fire Protection District (Attachment A), El Dorado Hills Community Services District, (Attachment B), Marble Mountain Community Services District (Attachment C), Showcase Ranches Community Services District (Attachment D), El Dorado County Office of Education (Attachment E), El Dorado Hills County Water District (Attachment F), Mosquito Fire Protection District (Attachment G), Happy Homestead Cemetery District (Attachment H), Greenstone Community Services District (Attachment I), and Camino Union School District (Attachment J).

The revised conflict of interest codes reflect updates that are necessary to align with the local public agencies’ changes to positions and overall organizational structure. County Counsel has reviewed the updated conflict of interest codes submitted by these agencies, finds that they are in accordance with state law, and recommends that the Board approve the revised codes as submitted. The Board’s approval makes the revised codes legally effective.

The following local agencies have indicated that they are in the process of reviewing and updating their conflict of interest codes and the Elections Department will follow up with them for submittal of their revised codes: Georgetown Fire Protection District...

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