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File #: 3162   
Type: Consent Status: Passed
File created: 11/4/2020 Department: County Counsel
On agenda: 11/17/2020 Final action: 11/17/2020
Subject: Conflict of Interest Codes on File with the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors
REPORT/RECOMMENDATION TO THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
OF THE COUNTY OF SAN BERNARDINO
AND RECORD OF ACTION

November 17, 2020

FROM
MICHELLE D. BLAKEMORE, County Counsel

SUBJECT
Title
Conflict of Interest Codes on File with the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors
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RECOMMENDATION(S)
Recommendation
Approve new Conflict of Interest Code for the Interagency Council on Homelessness as on file with the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors.
(Presenter: Michelle D. Blakemore, County Counsel, 387-5455)
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COUNTY AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER GOALS & OBJECTIVES
Improve County Government Operations.
Operate in a Fiscally-Responsible and Business-Like Manner.
Ensure Development of a Well-Planned, Balanced, and Sustainable County.
Pursue County Goals and Objectives by Working with Other Agencies.

FINANCIAL IMPACT
Approval of this item will not result in the use of additional Discretionary General Funding (Net County Cost) as the item is non-financial in nature.

BACKGROUND INFORMATION
State law requires all public agencies to adopt a conflict of interest code. The Conflict of Interest Code of each agency identifies those positions that are required to disclose financial interests annually on the Form 700. The Board of Supervisors (Board) is also the code reviewing body for local government agencies, other than cities, located entirely within the geographical jurisdiction of the County. California Government Code Section 87303 states, no conflict of interest code shall be effective until it has been approved by the code reviewing body.

Each agency shall submit a proposed conflict of interest code to the code reviewing body by the deadline established by the code reviewing body. The deadline for a new agency shall be no later than six months after it comes into existence. State law also allows for an agency to amend its Conflict of Interest Code at any time. The new Conflict of Interest Code for the Interagency Council on Homelessness is being submitted for ...

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