At its June 29, 2007, meeting the commission adopted updated Forms CIS and CIQ as required by H.B. 1491, 80th Leg., Regular Session, which became effective May 25, 2007. Please note that the commission does NOT have jurisdiction to interpret or enforce Chapter 176 of the Local Government Code. The Office of the Attorney General issued the following advisory opinion interpreting this law: Opinion No. GA-0446.
For further information, please see the following publication by the Office of the Attorney General: 2006 Texas Conflicts of Interest Laws Made Easy. Also, please note that these forms are NOT filed with the Texas Ethics Commission but filed with the City Secretary office, City of Haltom City.