BEGA Public Meeting
The District of Columbia Board of Ethics and Government Accountability will hold a public meeting. A draft agenda for this meeting will be posted two to four days in advance. A final meeting agenda will be posted on the Board’s website at bega.dc.gov.
Members of the public are welcome to attend. Questions about the meeting may be directed to email@example.com.
I. Call to Order
II. Ascertainment of Quorum
III. Adoption of the Agenda
IV. Acknowledgment of Adoption of the Minutes of the August 1, 2013, meeting.
V. Report by the Director of Open Government
VI. Report by the Director of Government Ethics
a. Update on Status of Office of Government Ethics (OGE) Operations – Recap of previous month’s activities (statistics)
b. Publication and Reporting Obligations
i. Attended by staff
ii. Conducted by staff
d. Advisory Opinions on our own initiative
e. Update on electronic lobbyist registrations and electronic fee payments
f. Budget Matters
g. Best Practices Symposium in October
h. FY 2014 Performance Plan Update
i. Updated Ethics Manual
j. Hearing on BEGA legislation - - scheduled for October 7, 2013
k. Non-Confidential Investigations
i. Larry Hicks - - Hearing scheduled for September 10, 2013, 10 am
ii. Steven Allen - - Hearing scheduled for September 19, 2013, 10 am
iii. Lanae Godfrey - - Negotiated Disposition
iv. Michael A. Brown - - Extension for response to Notice of Violation
v. Davis - - Received response to Notice of Violation (failure to file Financial Disclosure Statement)
vi. Moten - - Notice of Violation (failure to file Financial Disclosure Statement)
VII. Executive Session (non-public) to Discuss Ongoing, Confidential Preliminary Investigations pursuant to DC Official Code § 2-575(b)(14), to deliberate on a decision in which the Ethics Board will exercise quasi-judicial functions pursuant to DC Official Code § 2-575(b)(13), and Personnel matters pursuant to DC Official Code § 2-575(b)(10).
VIII. Resumption of Public Meeting
a. Discussion of any remaining public items