ETHICS REFRESHER CLASS FOR ELECTED STATE OFFICIALS, DEPARTMENT DIRECTORS AND DEPUTY DIRECTORS, STATE AGENCY HEADS, AND SENIOR MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL

The State Ethics Commission is offering a new one-hour ethics refresher class for elected state officials (including legislators and legislative staff), state agency heads, and other senior level management personnel prior to the start of the 2017 legislative session.  The refresher class will review the standards of conduct required by the State Ethics Code for all state government officials and employees.  Topics to be covered will include conflicts of interests; gifts and gifts reporting requirements; misuse of official position; post-employment restrictions; and the registration and reporting requirements for lobbyists and lobbying organizations.

Who should attend this class: Elected state officials, state agency heads, and other senior level managers who have previously taken an ethics training course administered by the State Ethics Commission.
Length of class: 1.0 hour
Class dates, times, locations:
Date: December 6, 2016/10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
State Capitol, Conference Room 423
415 South Beretania Street
Honolulu, Hawaii
Register online at: http://ethics.hawaii.gov/2016-12-06ethicsrefresh/ (REGISTRATION CLOSED)
Date: January 5, 2017/10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
State Capitol, Conference Room 229
415 South Beretania Street
Honolulu, Hawaii
Register online at:http://ethics.hawaii.gov/2017-01-05ethicsrefresh/ (REGISTRATION CLOSED)
How to register: Register online, call the Hawaii State Ethics Commission at (808) 587‐0460, or email the Commission’s office at ethics@hawaiiethics.org.

To register groups of more than 10 employees, email the Commission’s office at ethics@hawaiiethics.org.

Persons in need of special assistance: If you require special assistance or auxiliary aids or services (such as a sign language interpreter, large print materials, or wheelchair accessibility), please indicate so on your online registration form, or call the Commission’s office at (808) 587‐0460.