January 21, 2015 ECRB Packet
ETHICS & CAMPAIGN REVIEW BOARD
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
City Council Chambers
1st Floor, City Hall
200 Lincoln Avenue
a. Roll Call
b. Approval of Agenda
c. Approval of Minutes—December 17, 2014 ITEM 1-c
2. Participation in Publicly Financed Campaigns under the present Code:
removing obstacles and improving participation. ITEM 2
a. Report from Sub-committee.
b. Public comment on areas of concern identified by the Board and
any other area of public interest:
i. Lack of clarity in the present code, particularly in the period
preceding certification as a publicly financed candidate;
ii. Disincentives to participation in public financing, such as the
ability of independent groups to spend unlimited money
iii. Uncertainty about what constitutes coordination between
campaigns and independent groups;
iv. Proposals for making public financing attractive to future
v. Technical issues: e.g. electronic signature, disclosure
vi. Additional issues.
3. Discussion and Possible Action on Setting Direction for Next Meeting(s).
4. Discussion and Possible Action on Seeking Input from 2014 Candidates.
5. BOARD MATTERS
6. PUBLIC COMMENT
PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES IN NEED OF ACCOMMODATIONS, CONTACT THE CITY CLERK’S OFFICE AT 955-6520, FIVE (5) WORKING DAYS PRIOR TO MEETING DATE.