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Advisory Opinions for 2001

2001-01 Contributions from Lobbyists and PACs during Special Session

*rule 8.15

2001-02 Prohibition on Renting Corporate Property to Place Yard Sign

*issued to William Davis, Scott County Attorney

2001-03 Use of Campaign funds for Memorial Flowers

*issued to Representative Polly Bukta

2001-04 Ability to Use County Funds to Distribute Letters that do not Advocate a Campaign

*issued to Mike Wolf, Clinton County Attorney/rule 5.5(5)

2001-05 Application of Gift Law to Winning Door Prize or Drawing

2001-06 Disclaimer and Reporting Requirements for Newspaper Ad Placed by Married Couple

*issued to Gina Noll, Campaign Treasurer/rule 4.38(2)

2001-07 Receipt of Only In-Kind Contributions Does Not Trigger Separate Bank Account

2001-08 Attorney Representing Client in Contested Case or Court Action Not a Lobbyist

*rule 8.3

2001-09 Permissible Gift Limit is $3.00 Not $2.99 from Restricted Donors

2001-10 "Working Lunches" Subject to Gift Law

2001-11 Trusts are "Permanent Organizations" under Campaign Finance Law

*rule 4.31



* indicates issued to specific person, update to opinion, or rule where opinion is now adopted.


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