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Ethics Commission Meeting

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.

Political Campaign Ethics Conference

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Friday, May 16, 2014, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

St. Thomas University



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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.

File a Complaint

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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Candidates, Lobbyist & Elected Officials
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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:  Thursday, May 8, 2014  10 a.m.
                      19 W. Flagler St.  Suite 820
                      Miami, FL  33130

                     Meeting Summary


REGISTER NOW!  Political Campaign Ethics Conference

Witness the debate between two of the biggest legal players in the battle over campaign finance.  Get insight from the insiders of Bush v. Gore.  Learn about past absentee ballot scandals and what's being done today.  Hear from the author of The Ultimate Ponzi:  The Scott Rothstein Story.

Friday, May 16, 2014, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
St. Thomas University School of Law

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Early bird rates through the end of April.  Don't miss out!

Campaign Skills Seminar set for South Dade

7 -9 p.m. Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Cutler Ridge United Methodist Church
20740 Old Cutler Rd.
Cutler Bay, FL  33189

A must for all candidates and campaign workers.  It's FREE!  Read more.

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.

2014 training dates:

  • Thursday, April 17 CLOSED - CLASS FULL!
  • Wednesday, May 28
  • Thursday, June 19  JUST ADDED!

    All trainings will occur from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 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.

2014 Advisory Board Registration Form and Schedule

See and download the 2014 Registration form and schedule for Advisory Board member ethics training.

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Executive Director

Joseph M. Centorino
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