Home Rule Briefing, Complaint 17-28


Commission Requests Amicus Curiae Briefs in Home Rule Complaint Case

The Colorado Independent Ethics Commission (IEC) is currently considering Complaint 17-28.  The IEC ordered the parties to file briefs about whether Section 7 of Colo. Const. Art. XXIX allows the IEC to exercise jurisdiction over the respondent, a commissioner of Weld County, a home rule county.  Additionally, the IEC ordered that any interested entity may file an amicus curiae brief analyzing Section 7 and advising the IEC about the applicability of Art. XXIX to a local government official of Weld County, a home rule county, in the context of Complaint 17-28 and Position Statement 16-01.

The briefing schedule is as follows:  Briefs must be filed by Wednesday, November 29, 2017.  Reply briefs must be filed by Thursday, December 14, 2017.  Briefs and reply briefs may be emailed to iecinfo@state.co.us.

Filed Briefs Are Posted Below.

Filed Replies Are Posted Below.