Personal financial statement revised may 15, 2008 a guide for all elected and appointed state officers, members of the boards of river authorities, executive heads of state agencies, and state political party chairs requirement to file & filing deadlines any service as a state officer between and including. Personal financial statement (pfs) filers personal financial statement: frequently asked questions pfs filed with the texas ethics commission: elected officeholders and candidates for elected office individuals appointed to office pfs filed locally: pfs filed with other filing authority. 2 see tasb policies bbfa(legal) and (local) (for trustees) and dbd(legal ) and (local) (for employees) 3 tex penal code § 3601(3) 4 the texas ethics commissioner administers and enforces laws related to campaign finance and personal financial statements the commission may also deliver advisory. Saas-based ethics efile is an easy-to-use web and mobile solution to support disclosure of campaign finance, lobbying and personal financial statements management.
Dallas, june 26, 2017 /prnewswire-usnewswire/ -- mckool smith principal steven wolens elected as chairman of the texas ethics commission the ethics commission oversees compliance with laws concerning political contributions and expenditures, political advertising, and personal financial. The texas ethics commission does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services certain local officials are required to file personal financial disclosure statements with local local filers may use the software to generate a report on.
After releasing our report on monday covering the accounting issues of the pac and campaign finance reports of the texas legislature, the texas ethics the web applications for filing candidate and lobbyist reports and personal financial statements were scheduled to be completed and launched in the. It is important for an organization to have a strong ethical culture, and ers is committed to encouraging ethical behavior among its staff as reflected in ers' ethics policy and by requiring annual ethics training ers' ethics policy consists of the standards of conduct that is found in section 7 of ers' personnel policy and. Under new state law effective may 29, 2017, a pfs filed with the texas ethics commission by an appointed officer may be filed electronically using the online filing application or on a paper form pfs to file a pfs using the online filing application, see file reports electronically: personal financial.
The new software allows stock/bond/mutual fund information to be imported into the new electronic software the import files must be in a specific form as defined in the pfs import guide once the csv file is created, you import the file by.
This 50-state table provides a description of the powers and duties assigned to ethics commissions by reference to commissions' enabling statutes accept submissions prescribe and provide forms for filing statements inspect financial disclosure forms notify persons who fail to file develop a filing, coding, and indexing.
A fee under this subsection may not exceed the cost to the commission of providing the software (d) electronic report or financial statement data saved in a commission temporary storage location for later retrieval and editing before the report or financial statement is filed is confidential and may not be disclosed after the. Discourages conflicts between a public servant's personal interests and the performance of the officer's general rule: an elected officer shall file a financial statement no later than april 30 each year6 a person information or require that the form prescribed by the texas ethics commission be used23 the clerk must. Personal financial disclosure, standards of conduct, and conflict of interest (3) commission means the texas ethics commission (a) an appointed officer who resigns from office and who ceases to participate in the state agency's functions is not required to file a financial statement that is.