State Government Press Releases

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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...
08/26/2009
Ethics Commission Meeting July 21, 2009 At the 11th meeting of the Commission in 2009, the Commission issued the following advisory opinion: A.O. 2009-26 to James T. Conway, Jr., Deputy Chief of the Valley Falls Fire Department, opining that the Code of Ethics does not prohibit the...
08/26/2009
Ethics Commission Meeting August 18, 2009 At the 12th meeting of the Commission in 2009, the Commission issued the following advisory opinion: A.O. 2009-31 to Patrick Luther, Chief Plumbing Investigator for the Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training, opining that the Code of Ethics...
07/07/2009
Ethics Commission Meeting June 16, 2009 At the 9th meeting of the Commission in 2009, the Commission issued the following advisory opinion: A.O. 2009-24 to Michael P. Jolin, former Deputy Chief of Legal Services at the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation, opining that he is not...
06/18/2009
June 17, 2009  REQUEST FOR COMMENT: New General Commission Advisory 2009-1: Nepotism The Rhode Island Ethics Commission invites you to provide written information and comment concerning a draft of a new General Commission Advisory (G.C.A. 2009-1) relating to Nepotism. This newly proposed G....
06/17/2009
Ethics Commission Meeting June 16, 2009 At the 9th meeting of the Commission in 2009, the Commission issued the following advisory opinion: A.O. 2009-24 to Michael P. Jolin, former Deputy Chief of Legal Services at the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation, opining that he is not...
06/04/2009
Ethics Commission Meeting June 2, 2009 At the 8th meeting of the Commission in 2009, the Commission issued the following advisory opinion: A.O. 2009-23 to Stephen Archambault, a member of the Smithfield Town Council, a municipal elected position, opining that he is not prohibited from...