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Chapter 42.52 RCW


Activities incompatible with public duties.
Financial interests in transactions.
Assisting in transactions.
Confidential informationImproperly concealed records.
Testimony of state officers and state employees.
Special privileges.
Employment after public service.
Limited assistance by former state officers and employees.
Conditions on appearance before state agencies or doing business with the stateHearingJudicial review.
Compensation for official duties or nonperformance.
Compensation for outside activities.
Limitations on gifts.
Use of persons, money, or property for private gain.
Giving, paying, loaning, etc., any thing of economic value to state employee.
Use of public resources for political campaigns.
Restrictions on mailings by legislators.
Agency rules.
UniversitiesAdministrative processes.
Legislative ethics board.
Authority of legislative ethics board.
Transfer of jurisdiction.
Executive ethics board.
Authority of executive ethics board.
Executive branch agenciesEthics advisorsEthics training.
Authority of commission on judicial conduct.
Political activities of board members.
Hearing and subpoena authority.
Enforcement of subpoena authority.
Filing complaintWhistleblower protectionPenalty for reprisal or retaliation.
Dismissal of complaint.
Public hearingFindings.
Review of order.
Complaint against legislator or statewide elected official.
Citizen actions.
Referral for enforcement.
Action by boards.
Action by attorney general.
Optional hearings by administrative law judge.
Rescission of state action.
Disciplinary action.
Additional investigative authority.
Limitations period.
Compensation of ethics boards.
Communications from an employee organization or charitable organizationDistribution by state employee.
Private business activity policyDepartment of fish and wildlifeParks and recreation commission.
Information about scholarship opportunities.
ExemptionsSolicitation for state capitol historic furnishings and preservation and restoration of state legislative building.
ExemptionSolicitation to promote tourism.
ExemptionSolicitation for Washington state legacy project, state library, and archives account.
ExemptionSolicitation for Washington state flag account.
ExemptionInformational or educational meetings regarding legislative issues.
ExemptionSolicitation for legislative oral history account.
ExemptionHealth profession board or commissionProfessional opinions.
Solicitation for charitable activities of executive branch state employeesLimitationsDefinitions.
Solicitation for the legislative international trade accountReport.
Solicitation for hosting national legislative association conference.
ExemptionSolicitation to host conference of a national association.
Legislative declaration.
Liberal construction.
Parts and captions not law1994 c 154.
Serving on board, committee, or commission not prevented.
Effective date1994 c 154.
Severability1994 c 154.
ConstructionChapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships2009 c 521.