SB 4: "An Act relating to disclosures required by the Legislative Ethics Act."

00 SENATE BILL NO. 4 01 "An Act relating to disclosures required by the Legislative Ethics Act." 02 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 03 * Section 1. AS 24.60.210(a) is amended to read: 04 (a) A person required to file a disclosure statement under AS 24.60.200 shall 05 file an annual report with the Alaska Public Offices Commission, covering the 06 previous calendar year, containing the disclosures required by AS 24.60.200, on or 07 before May [MARCH] 15 of each year, except that a person appointed as a legislator 08 under AS 15.40, a public member of the committee, or a legislative director must file 09 within 30 days after the person's appointment. In addition, a person subject to this 10 subsection shall, within 90 days after leaving service as a legislator, legislative 11 director, or public member of the committee, file a final report containing the 12 disclosures required of the person by AS 24.60.200 for the period that begins on the 13 last day of the last period for which the person filed a report required by that section 14 and ends on the date of the person's last day of service. 15 * Sec. 2. AS 24.60.250(a) is amended to read:

01 (a) In addition to the sanctions described in AS 24.60.260, if the Alaska Public 02 Offices Commission finds that a candidate for the legislature who is an incumbent 03 legislator has failed to file a report under AS 24.60.200 by a deadline established in 04 AS 24.60.210 [MARCH 15], the commission shall notify the candidate that the report 05 is late. If the candidate fails to file the report within 30 days after it is due, 06 (1) the commission shall notify the lieutenant governor; 07 (2) the candidate shall forfeit nomination to office and may not be 08 seated in office; 09 (3) the lieutenant governor may not certify the person's nomination for 10 office or election to office; and 11 (4) nomination to the office shall be certified as provided in 12 AS 39.50.060(b).