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  • ** 2016 CANDIDATES: The 2015 Candidate SEI Form will not be available to file until December 1, 2015. You must file the Special Candidate SEI Form. You may wait and file the 2016 Candidate SEI Form. For more information, click here.
State Ethics Commission of North Carolina

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424 N. Blount Street
Raleigh, NC 27601-1010
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Mailing Address:
1324 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1324

(919) 715-2071  Fax (919)715-1644
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Welcome to the NC State Ethics Commission

Here you will find information on the requirements of the State Government Ethics Act and the Lobbying Law along with other information that provides you with a better understanding of ethics and lobbying in North Carolina. The State Ethics Commission is responsible for interpreting the State Government Ethics Act (SGEA) and Lobbying Law and shares administration of the Lobbying Law with the Secretary of State's Office.

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State Ethics Commission Meetings

Next Scheduled Meeting: February 12, 2016

The State Ethics Commission will meet on Friday, February 12, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. in the Capehart-Crocker House located at 424 N. Blount Street in Raleigh.

2016 Commission Meeting Schedule

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MPO & RPO TAC MEMBERS SUBJECT TO FINES/PROSECUTION Effective October 1, 2014, Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) members of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPO) and Rural Planning Organizations (RPO) will be assessed penalties and face possible criminal sanctions if they fail to timely file a complete Statement of Economic Interest (SEI) and a complete Real Estate Disclosure Form with the State Ethics Commission. Click here for further information.

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