Upcoming Commission Meetings
2023 COELIG Public Meeting Schedule
Meetings begin at 10:30 a.m., unless otherwise noted.

Tuesday, May 23, 2023
Tuesday, June 27, 2023 
Wednesday, July 19, 2023
Wednesday, September 27, 2023
Wednesday, October 25, 2023
Wednesday, November 29, 2023
COELIG Media Spotlight
Capitol Pressroom Interviews
April 19, 2023 – New York State Commission on Ethics and Lobbying in Government Chairman Fred Davie and Executive Director Sandy Berland talk about the future of the nascent watchdog and how it plans on striking the right oversight balance in Planet Albany.

Dec. 30, 2022 – Sandy Berland, the former executive director of the state Joint Commission on Public Ethics, discusses his new role as top staffer at the Commission on Ethics and Lobbying in Government. He talks about his objectives, the structure of the new oversight entity and reflects on his time at JCOPE. Listen to the full interview below.

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April 25, 2023 Commission Meeting

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Legal Committee Meeting April 24, 2023

Written Testimony of Executive Director Sanford N Berland
2023-2024 Joint Legislative Budget Hearing
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Available Employment Opportunities
We are pleased to announce that the Commission has just posted to fill vacancies in over a dozen operational and management positions, another step in ensuring that the new Commission has the staffing and resources necessary to fulfilling its mission - to oversee, regulate and ensure compliance with New York State’s ethics and lobbying laws through education, training, guidance, disclosure and audits and, when necessary, through investigations and enforcement proceedings.

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Security Upgrades
Web Browser Requirements

On December 1, 2021, New York State will upgrade security protections to our websites and applications. Access to government websites and applications will now require the use of up-to-date and secure web browsers. If you are using an older web browser, you will need to upgrade to a current web browser prior to December 1. To verify that your browser meets the new requirements, visit https://encryption.ny.gov.

The following popular web browsers are among many capable of supporting up-to-date security protocols:

Microsoft Internet Explorer 11

Microsoft Edge version 12 and above

Google Chrome version 30 and above

Mozilla Firefox 27 and above

Opera 17 and above

Apple Safari 7 and above