Bill Status of HB3586 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: LOBBYIST REG-CONSULTANT
Rep. Justin Slaughter
| 3/27/2021||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Lobbyist Registration Act. Provides that it is a violation of the Act to employ or retain any person as a consultant, unless the registrant files an amended registration before any consulting services are performed setting forth specified information. Specifies the information to be disclosed upon employing a consultant. Requires a consultant to register as a lobbyist if he or she communicates with an official on behalf of a lobbying entity employing the consultant for the ultimate purpose of influencing any executive, legislative, or administrative action, or makes an expenditure benefitting an official. Prohibits compensation to consultants that is contingent on the outcome of legislative, executive, or administrative action. Provides for local government regulation of consultant services. Defines "consultant". Makes conforming changes.