Lobbying Overview Training
On September 20, 2018, the Commission hosted a Lobbying Overview Training session for Lobbyists, Clients of Lobbyists, Public Corporations, and other interested parties regarding the Commission's comprehensive lobbying regulations, which go into effect January 1, 2019.
At this training, members of the lobbying community were given the opportunity to explore and learn more about key elements of the new regulations. For more information, go to the "Lobbying Overview Training' page at https://jcope.ny.gov/lobbying-overview-training, where you will find the PowerPoint presentation.
Guide to Lobbying Reporting
Information on Comprehensive Lobbying Regulations
Other Informational Resources
Engineers and architects are routinely involved in land use, building construction, and planning activities which may include interactions with public officials. Depending on the nature of the interaction with a public official, there can also be registration and reporting obligations under the Lobbying Act. The information contained in this document should be used as a starting point for any analysis under the Lobbying Act, and does not carry the force of law.
Contact JCOPE Education Team
Contact the JCOPE Education team for information regarding the mandatory ethics training requirements for State employees, and individuals registered as lobbyists.