Local Government Officer Conflicts Disclosure Statements in accordance with H.B. 23, 84the Legislature and Chapter 176, Local Government Code.
Section 176.003 of the Local Government Code requires certain local government officers to file this form. A "local government officer" is defined as a member of the governing body of a local governmental entity; a director, superintendent, administrator, president, or other person designated as the executive officer of a local governmental entity; or an agent of a local governmental entity who exercises discretion in the planning, recommending, selecting, or contracting of a vendor. This form is required to be filed with the records administrator of the local governmental entity not later than 5 p.m. on the seventh business day after the date on which the officer becomes aware of the facts that require the filing of this statement. A local government officer commits an offense if the officer knowingly violates Section 176.003, Local Government Code. An offense under this section is a misdemeanor.
Refer to the Texas Ethics Commission at www.ethics.state.tx.us or chapter 176 of the Local Government Code for detailed information regarding this form.