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Who is a Local Level Lobbyist?

Posted By gaethics On April 15, 2011 @ 3:12 pm In Lobbyist Questions | No Comments

There are three types of local level lobbyists per O.C.G.A. § 21-5-70 (D), (E), & (F):

D. Any natural person who, either individually or as an employee of another person, is compensated specifically for undertaking to promote or oppose the passage of any ordinance or resolution by a public officer specified under subparagraph (F) or (G) of paragraph (22) of code section 21-5-3, or any committee of such public officers, or the approval or veto of any such ordinance or resolution.

E. Any natural person who makes a lobbying expenditure or more than $1,000.00 in a calendar year, not including the person’s own travel, food, lodging expenses, or informational material, to promote or oppose the passage of any ordinance or resolution by a public officer specified under subparagraph (F) or (G) of paragraph (22) of code section 21-5-3, or any committee of such public officer, or the approval or veto of any such ordinance.

F. Any natural person who as an employee of the executive branch or judicial branch of local government engages in any activity covered under subparagraph (D) of this paragraph.

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