State Government Press Releases

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12/22/2010
Ethics Commission Meeting December 21, 2010 At the 20th meeting of the Commission in 2010, the Commission issued the following advisory opinions: A.O. 2010-54 to Steven M. Costantino, a legislator serving in the Rhode Island House of Representatives, opining that the Code of Ethics did not...
10/19/2010
Ethics Commission Meeting September 28, 2010 At the 17th meeting of the Commission in 2010, the Commission issued the following advisory opinions: A.O. 2010-45 to Carmino A. Paliotta, a Chief Distribution Officer for the Rhode Island Department of Natural Resources, opining that the Code of...
09/21/2010
Ethics Commission Meeting September 14, 2010 At the 16th meeting of the Commission in 2010, the Commission issued the following advisory opinions: A.O. 2010-44 to Michael P. Quinn, Chairperson of the Criminal Justice Policy Board ("CJPB"), opining that members of the CJPB who are employed...
07/23/2010
Ethics Commission Meeting July 20, 2010 At the 13th meeting of the Commission in 2010, the Commission issued the following advisory opinions: A.O. 2010-35 to David A. Coughlin, a member of the Pawtucket School Committee, opining as to the limitations that the Code of Ethics places on him,...
06/02/2010
Ethics Commission Meeting June 1, 2010 At the 11th meeting of the Commission in 2010, the Commission issued the following advisory opinion: A.O. 2010-28 to Gail Chatfield, Deputy Town Clerk for the Town of Scituate, opining that the Code of Ethics does not prohibit her from drafting meeting...
05/13/2010
Ethics Commission Meeting May 4, 2010 At the 9th meeting of the Commission in 2010, the Commission issued the following advisory opinions: A.O. 2010-20 to Col. Brendan P. Doherty, the Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police, opining that he may participate in contract negotiations...
04/21/2010
Ethics Commission Meeting April 20, 2010 At the 8th meeting of the Commission in 2010, the Commission issued the following advisory opinions: A.O. 2010-19 to Greg Yalanis, R.A., an alternate member of the Newport Zoning Board of Review, opining that he may appear before the Zoning Board...
03/16/2010
Ethics Commission Meeting March 9th, 2010 At the 5th meeting of the Commission in 2010, the Commission issued the following advisory opinions: A.O. 2010-12 to Richard G. Aubin, Jr., a member of the Central Falls City Council, opining that it is not a violation of the Code of Ethics for him...
01/15/2010
Ethics Commission Meeting January 12, 2010 At the 1st meeting of the Commission in 2010, the Commission issued the following advisory opinions:: A.O. 2010-1 to Frank T. Caprio, the General Treasurer of the State of Rhode Island, regarding the appropriate process for handling certain claims...
12/02/2009
Ethics Commission Meeting December 1, 2009 At the 18th meeting of the Commission in 2009, the Commission issued the following advisory opinions: A.O. 2009-44 to John J. Tassoni, Jr., a legislator serving in the Rhode Island Senate, opining that he is prohibited by the Code of Ethics from...