Advisory Opinions List

Opinion Title and Updatesort ascending Summary Keywords
IECDB AO 2022-04
Attribution Statement on Text Messages
text, text messages, attribution statement
IECDB AO 2022-03
Use of Venmo for Campaign Contributions
contributions, venmo, campaign contributions
IECDB AO 2022-01 Cryptocurrency value and reporting requirements crypto, currency, cryptocurrency
IECDB AO 2019-05 Lice Clinic of America Quad Cities is a restricted donor to school district employees.   Ted Brown, Lice Clinic of America Quad Cities, lice, gift, restricted donor, 68B.22, 68B.2, school, schools, school nurse, nurse
IECDB AO 2019-04 Early Childhood Iowa Area Boards may use state funds to pay membership fees to an association that expends a portion of its budget to lobby Early Childhood Iowa Area Board, association, lobby, lobbying, 68B.8, Bailey, state funds, public moneys, state agency
IECDB AO 2019-03 Interpreting Iowa Code s 68B.7 post-state employment, post state employment, 68B.7, consulting, DOT, consultant, employment, transportation, prohibited use of influence, Wilke
IECDB AO 2019-02 Contributions from Federal Candidate federal, federal candidate, contribution, contributions, 68a.301, candidate's committee
IECDB AO 2019-01 Disclosure requirements for Schedule G consultant, consultants, schedule g
IECDB AO 2018-04 interpreting section 68A.405A at the request of Karen Austin from the Treasurer of State's office likeness, self-promotion, self promotion, Austin, Fitzgerald, Treasurer of State, Treasurer, Great Iowa Treasure Hunt, College Savings Iowa, IAble, Iadvisor 529 Plan, 68a.405a, public moneys , 2018-03, logo, private trust fund, under the control, under control, bona fide ministerial or ceremonial records, ministerial record, ceremonial record, constituent correspondence, internet advertisement, willfully violates, willfully
IECDB AO 2018-03 interpreting section 68A.405A likeness, self-promotion, self promotion, 68a.405a, public moneys, advertisement, promotions, direct mass mailing, mass mailing, mailing, mail, paid, radio, newspaper, television, internet, social media, social media account, paid exhibit display, exhibit display, fair booth, state fair, county fair, 2018-04
IECDB AO 2018-02 use of campaign funds for child care expenses childcare, child , child care, dependent, dependent care, care, McCoy, McDeid, campaign funds, use of campaign funds, 68a.302, personal expense
IECDB AO 2018-01 use of campaign funds for international travel  international travel , travel, international , use of campaign funds, campaign funds, 68a.302, educational, duties of office, Baxter
IECDB AO 2017-01 Brad Anderson Anderson, online sale, campaign merchandise, online store, 68a.402a, financial disclosure report, financial disclosure, third party
IECDB AO 2016-08 Permissibility of Contractor paying costs of on-site readiness review Horn, 68b.22, gift, gift law, Iowa Medicaid, DHS, readiness review, contractor, proposed contractor, potential contractor, federal requirement
IECDB AO 2016-07 Vehicle with Campaign Sign Parked on Public Property campaign sign, campaign signs, political sign, sign, signs, public property, 68a.406, sign on vehicle, parked vehicle
IECDB AO 2016-06 Definition of Dependent Children Wilkinson, dependent children, dependents, children, immediate family member, gift, gift law, restricted donor, scholarship
IECDB AO 2016-05
*updates/modifies AO 2000-25, 2006-10
Attributon Statement on Emails 2000-25, 2006-10, attribution, attribution statement, paid for by, email, emails, electronic mail, 68A.405
IECDB AO 2016-04
*modifies 2001-12
Use and Reporting of Credit and Debit Card Purchases 2001-12, credity card, debit card, credit card purchase, debit card purchase, personal debts, committee credit card, personal credit card, committee campaign records, schedule b, schedule d
IECDB AO 2016-03
*recinds 2005-19
Definition of Insurance Company 2005-19, insurance company, insurance, 68a.503, 68a.406, insurance agency, insurance producer, insurance agent, campaign sign, campaign signs
IECDB AO 2016-02
*modifies AO 2005-08, 2009-05 and 2010-04
Registering a Committtee 2010-04, 2009-05, 2005-08, 68a.201, 68a.201, 68.102, statement of organization, dr-1, dr-sfa, dr-otc, vsr, registration, campaign committee, campaign committee registration
IECDB AO 2016-01
*originally opined in AO 2008-08, modified
City employee on City Council city employee, city council, 2008-08, conflict of interest
IECDB AO 2015-10 Parties may setup estate planning programs McCormally, estate, estates, contributor, contribution, trust, escrow, will, bequest, beneficiary, party, state party, political party, PAC, political committee, dr-otc, disclosure, disclosure report, permanent organization, estate planning program
IECDB AO 2015-09 County Central Committee Building Fund Rogers, county central committee, building fund,68a.503, contribution, corporation, corporations, corporate, prohibited contributor
IECDB AO 2015-08 Scholarship fund for Treasurer's Association is restricted gift to direct family members Prichard, scholarship, 68b.22, gift, gift law, restricted donor, vendor, indirect gift, county treasurer
IECDB AO 2015-07 Definition of Professional Employee professional employee, professional, 2000-20, 68a.503


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