Revolving Door Laws

SB 78

Sponsored by Senator Lamping (R), District 24
12-13-2012 – Pre-filed
1-14-13 – Second Read
4/9/2013 – SCS Voted Do Pass S Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions and Ethics Committee (0376S.06C)

Revolving Door Law
The act imposes a two-year cooling off period for members of the General Assembly before they may become lobbyists.

HB 680

Sponsored by Noel Torpey (R), District 29
2/20/2013 H 413 Introduced and Read First Time (H)
2/25/2013 H 421 Read Second Time (H)

This bill prohibits any statewide elected official or member of the General Assembly who is elected to his or her first term in office on or after November 2, 2014, from acting, serving, or registering as a legislative lobbyist within one year after leaving office.