Advisory Opinion No. 16-02

Issuing Agency: JCOPE

Description: Applying Public Officers Law §74 to an elected official who may solicit campaign contributions or other forms of support for his political campaign from a subject of the official’s enforcement powers.

Laws Covered: Public Officers Law § 74

Statutes Referenced: 74(2); 74(3)(d); 74(3)(f); 74(3)(h)

Other Opinions Cited: 95-38; 98-12

Related To: Conflicts Of Interest,  Political Contributions, Elected Official; Campaign Contributions; Fundraising; Enforcement Powers; Mass Mailings; Relative