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ETHICS TRAINING FOR NEWLY ELECTED OFFICIALS
January 18, 2017, 6-8 pm
Miami Lakes Council Chambers
6601 Main Street
Miami Lakes, FL 33014
February 1, 2017, 6-8 pm
Cutler Bay Council Chambers
10720 Carribean Blvd. Suite 115
Cutler Bay, FL 33189
February 7, 2017, 6-8 pm
Bal Harbour Village Chambers
655 – 96 Street
Bal Harbour, FL 33154
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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.
The next meeting will be Wednesday, February 8, 2017, at 10 a.m.
19 W. Flagler St. Suite 820
Miami, FL 33130
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. You must register in advance using this form.
- Friday, January 20, 2017 CLOSED- CLASS FULL
- Friday, February 24, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
- Friday, March 17, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
- Friday, April 21, 9 a.m. - 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 to meet requirements of Miami-Dade County and EVERY year to meet requirements for the City of Miami. Proof of completion of most recent lobbyist ethics training course (original or refresher) required with registration.
Lobbyist refresher course:
- Friday, January 27, 2017 CLOSED- CLASS FULL
- Tuesday, February 28, 10 a.m. - Noon
- Friday, March 24, 10 a.m. - Noon
- Friday, April 28, 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.
Advisory Board Member Registration Form and Schedule
Advisory board training will be held on the third Wednesday of each month. Classes will alternate between morning and midday every other month. See and download the 2016 registration form for the schedule and SUBMIT the registration form before attending the class.
Here is the schedule and registration form for 2017.
Special arrangements can be made for classes with a minimum of ten participants. Call 305-579-2594 for more information.
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