The Seattle Ethics and Elections Commission (SEEC) will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, March 6, 2024, at 4:00 p.m., to consider and hold a vote on the adoption of a rule, pursuant to SMC 4.16.080, that lists the positions and names of City employees and officers who are required to file Financial Interest Statements by April 15, 2024, for the previous calendar year.

The proposed rule is linked here for review.

Written public comments may be submitted by mail to SEEC, MS SMT-4010, PO Box 94729, Seattle, WA 98124-4729 or by email to Comments must be received by 4:00 p.m. on March 4, 2024. Written comments will be reviewed by the Commission prior to the meeting but will not be read into the record.

Wayne Barnett
Executive Director
Seattle Ethics and Elections Commission

Commission staff is working remotely, please leave a message at (206) 684-8500, or email for assistance.

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The SEEC is an independent City Commission that administers and enforces the Ethics, Elections, Lobbying, and Whistleblower codes.

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Ethics and Elections Commission

Address: 700 5th Ave, Suite 4010, Seattle, WA, 98104
Mailing Address: PO Box 94729, Seattle, WA, 98124-4729
Phone: (206) 684-8500

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