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Bans legislators from accepting anything from: (1) entities that are members of trade associations that employ a lobbyist or lobbying firm; (2) entities that engaged a lobbyist or lobbying firm during the preceding 12 months; or (3) lobbyists or lobbying firms. Requires public funds to be used to reimburse expenses for legislators who participate in a public policy meeting, conference or symposium funded, in whole or part, by a lobbyist, lobbying firm, lobbyist employer or trade association. Summary of estimate by Legislative Analyst and Director of Finance of fiscal impact on state and local government: This measure would have no significant fiscal impact. (Initiative 07-0010.) (Full Text)
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BAN ON LEGISLATORS' ACCEPTANCE OF ANYTHING OF VALUE FROM LOBBYISTS OR ENTITIES WHO EMPLOY LOBBYISTS. CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT. California Initiative 1245 (2007).