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State Ethics and Lobbying Laws – When Do They Apply to Local Government Lobbying?

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

Two related chapters in the North Carolina General Statutes govern the spending of money to influence state officials.  The State Government Ethics Act (G.S. Chapter 138A) sets ethical standards for the state officials themselves, and the lobbying laws (G.S. Chapter 120C) govern interactions between these officials and those who seek to influence their decision-making – in […]