(Approved by the Director of Government Relations by authority of Executive Order No. 1)
In compliance with RCW 42.17.170 (originally Washington Initiative Measure No. 276), the University must report quarterly to the state Public Disclosure Commission regarding its employees' official contact with legislators or their staffs when the purpose of the communication is to influence legislation or state agency actions, except for communications regarding preparation of the University's budget and for all lobbying done where no public funds are spent for salaries, transportation, etc.
The names of University employees who communicate directly with a legislative or rule-making body or its staff and who represent the University's official position must be forwarded to the University's Office of Government Relations. Quarterly deadlines are announced in University Week.
The following information should be included in the written quarterly report:
For more detailed information contact the Office of Government Relations:
May 1, 2002.