Washington State Public Disclosure Commission
711 Capitol Way, Room 206 
Olympia, Washington 98504

Note that this agenda is subject to change. Please check the ** PDC website ** for the current version.

The Public Disclosure Commission Meeting will be streamed live on TVW at WAPDC.05.25.23

Commission members and PDC staff may attend in person or remotely.

Public comment can be submitted online at: SUBMIT PUBLIC COMMENT

Public Comment period is at 9:30 a.m. To provide public comment remotely during the comment period please email pdc@pdc.wa.gov prior to the start of the meeting to obtain information on how to participate.

Note: To ensure timely distribution, please submit materials related to the public comment portion by Tuesday 05.23.23, by 5 P.M. to allow time for the Commission and staff to review.

All times shown for consideration of agenda items (other than the time of convening) are approximate and may vary, depending on the amount of discussion required for each

9:30 AM Chair Opening Comments and Public Comment Period
9:40 AM Consideration and Possible Approval of Meeting Minutes
  • April 27, 2023
  • May 11, 2023
9:45 AM Budget Update
9:50 AM Rulemaking
  • Initiation of rulemaking re lobbyist reporting requirements and public discussion re: issues to be addressed in rulemaking
10:00 AM Consideration and Possible Adoption of Proposed Interpretive Statement re Application of RCW 42.17A.490 on Contribution Limits Applied to Transferred Campaign Funds
10:30 AM Strategic Plan Update
  • Update on digital political advertising disclosure outreach efforts
10:15 AM Hearing and Possible Action on Petitions for Declaratory Order

10:50 AM Penalties Update
11:00 AM Management Team Updates
  • Executive Director Update | Peter Frey Lavallee, Executive Director
  • Deputy Director Update | Kim Bradford, Deputy Director
  • Customer Service and Filer Assistance Update| Kendra Hodgson, Customer Service and Outreach Director
  • Information Technology Update | James Gutholm, Chief Information Officer
11:15 AM Enforcement Updates
  • Enforcement Report – Categorization and Status of Open Complaints
11:30 AM Reporting Modification Requests
12:00 PM BREAK/Executive Session

Discussion of matters allowed in executive session pursuant to RCW 42.30.110, including but not limited to, discussion of enforcement matters and pending and potential litigation with legal counsel, and review of performance of public employees. Possible action regarding pending litigation, or other matters properly discussed during executive session, will be taken following the executive session.

1:00 PM Adjourn

The Commission may deliberate in closed session on any enforcement matter on this agenda, or any matters listed in RCW 42.30.140.

Meeting Summary
Meeting Minutes