Advisory Opinion No. 20-02
Issuing Agency: JCOPE
Description: Applying the gift restrictions in the Public Officers Law and the Lobbying Act to a gift made to a third party at the direction, or at the designation or recommendation, or on behalf, of a public official.
Laws Covered: Public Officers Law §§ 73 and 74; Legislative Law Article 1-A (Lobbying Act)
Statutes Referenced: 73(5)(a), (b), and (c); 73(18); 74(3)(d), (f), and (h); 1-d(f); 1-m; 1-o
Related To: Lobbying; Gifts; Gifts to Individuals; Gifts to State Agencies; Interested Source