Report 2010-036 Recommendation 25 Responses

Report 2010-036: Indian Gaming Special Distribution Fund: Local Governments Continue to Have Difficulty Justifying Distribution Fund Grants (Release Date: February 2011)

Recommendation #25 To: Riverside, County of

To help ensure that they meet the grant requirements established in the Government Code, counties should require benefit committee filing officers to avail themselves of the free training provided by the FPPC so that the filing officers are aware of and meet their responsibilities under the political reform act. Counties should also adhere to FPPC guidelines for notifying filers of the need to submit statements of economic interests.

Annual Follow-Up Agency Response From October 2012

The Riverside County Indian Gaming Local Community Benefit Committee policy A-2, Policy to Adopt the Standard Code of the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) as the Conflict of Interest Code, was updated to incorporate FPPC notification guidelines for filing officers and to request Committee members attend the free training provided by the FPPC. This information was verbally conveyed to Committee members on February 24, 2011 and March 1, 2012.

California State Auditor's Assessment of Annual Follow-Up Status: Fully Implemented

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Agency responses received after June 2013 are posted verbatim.