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 Advisory Opinions*

Iowa Code section 68B.32A(12) [formerly 68B.32A(11)] provides that the Board may issue formal advisory opinions to persons subject to the authority of the Board that, if followed, constitute a defense to a complaint concerning the same facts.

The campaign laws were moved from Chapter 56 to Chapter 68A and renumbered effective July 1, 2003.

You can research opinions by year, major topic category, or by specific subject matter.

Campaign Finance Advisory Opinions

Executive Branch Ethics Advisory Opinions

Agency Gift Reporting

Local Government Ethics Advisory Opinions

Executive Branch Lobbying Advisory Opinions

* Due to changes in the statute and rule numbers, some opinions may refer to laws or rules that now have a new number.