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TOP 10 WAYS TO GET A LOBBYING VIOLATION

 

 

  1. Filing a client report late.

  2. Failing to file a lobbyist registration statement before engaging in lobbying activities.

  3. Making a campaign contribution to an elected state official or candidate for state office during the regular legislative session (30 days after session to the Governor or gubernatorial candidates).

  4. Failing to fill out entire report or failing to properly disclose information on a report.

  5. Accepting a contingency fee (including bonuses) to lobby.

  6. Failing to timely file a Session Function Pre-Registration.

  7. Failing to timely file a Session Function Report.

  8. Engaging in a prohibited activity as outlined in the rules in 351-chapter 8.

  9. Ignoring a letter from the Board.

  10. Relying on someone other than the Board for answers to executive branch lobbying questions.