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The Commission on Ethics and Public Trust meets monthly at 10 a.m., with advance notice. Meetings are open to the public and agendas are available one week prior.

Ethics Training

The Education & Outreach program coordinates annual conferences and town hall meetings and conducts ethics training workshops for County and municipal government employees, elected officials and candidates, lobbyists, advisory board members, and others.

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Citzens can register their griveance anonymously online or by calling the Commisson on Ethics & Public Trust 24-hour hotline: 786-314-9560.

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Commission on Ethics & Public Trust

The Ethics Commission was created in 1996 as a result of a citizens' vote to amend the Home Rule charter. It is an independent agency with advisory and quasi-judicial powers. It is composed of five members, each serving staggered terms of four years at a time.  Learn more about the agency, its mission and its jurisdiction.

Next meeting:  Wednesday, January 14, 2015  10 a.m.
                      19 W. Flagler St.  Suite 820
                      Miami, FL  33130

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NEW!  Campaign Skills Seminar
Friday, January 9, 2015  3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Coral Gables City Commission Chambers
405 Biltmore Way
Coral Gables, FL  33134
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Teacher honored during Ethical Governance Day

Presentation at DASH academy

Humanities and World History teacher Zudannie Nunez-Hernandez was presented with the first Ethical Governance Day Teacher Award during an assembly at Design and Architecture Senior High.
From left, Miami-Dade Schools Associate Superintendent Iraida Mendez-Cartaya, District 2 Board Member Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall, Ethics Commission Executive Director Joseph Centorino and DASH Principal Dr. Stacey Mancuso. 
Read Miami Herald story.

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Miami-Dade Lobbyist Training

Miami-Dade Lobbyist Training: anyone who registers as a County lobbyist after March 16, 2012, must undergo training provided by the Ethics Commission.

Upcoming classes

  • Friday, January 30, 2015, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

  • Lobbyists who have completed the initial Ethics Course... and have continuously registered as a lobbyist thereafter shall be required to complete a refresher Ethics Course every two years. This satisfies the lobbyist refresher course requirement imposed by both Miami-Dade County and the City of Miami.  Proof of completion of four hour course required with registration.


    Lobbyist refresher course:
  • Friday, January 9, 2015, 10 a.m. - noon

    All trainings will take place in the
    Ethics Commission Conference room
    19 W. Flagler St. # 820
    Miami, FL  33130 

"I'm a Lawyer, Not a Lobbyist." You Might be Both  Dade County Bar Association Bulletin, March 2014

          Call 305-579-2594 for more information.

2015 Advisory Board Registration Form and Schedule

Advisory board training will be held on the third Wednesday of each month during 2015.  Classes will alternate between morning and midday every other month.  See and download the 2015 registration form for the schedule.

Special arrangements can be made for classes with a minimum of ten participants.  Call 305-579-2594 for more information.

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Executive Director

Joseph M. Centorino
Joseph Centorino

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