Advisory Opinion 007

REQUESTED BY: Richard T. Smith

QUESTION: As legal advisor to the City of Beatrice, the City of Beatrice Planning and Zoning Commission, the City of Beatrice Board of Adjustment, the Beatrice Airport Authority, the Beatrice Board of Public Works, and the mayor and city council of the

City of Beatrice, you have asked whether the officeholders and employees of these entities are required to file Statements of Financial Interests pursuant to the provisions of section 49-1493, R.S.Supp., 1976.

CONCLUSION: No.

Advisory Opinion 005

REQUESTED BY: Dennis J. Mullin, Attorney

QUESTION: Are the members of the Nebraska Poultry and Egg Development, Utilization and Marketing Committee required to file Statements of Financial Interests by reason of the provisions of subdivisions (7) and (10) of section 49-1493 of the Nebraska Political Accountability and Disclosure Act?

CONCLUSION: No

 

ANALYSIS:

Advisory Opinion 004

REQUESTED: William W. Lyons

QUESTION: Are the directors of the Frenchman-Cambridge Irrigation District required to file Statements of Financial Interests pursuant to the provisions of Section 49-1493, R.S.Supp., 1976?

CONCLUSION: No

Advisory Opinion 003

REQUESTED The Honorable Douglas Bereuter

QUESTION: Whether section 13 of LB186 would eliminate members of land-use planning commissions, zoning commissions, or authorities of the state or any county.

CONCLUSION: Section 49-1493 of LB186 or other similar legislation are enacted with the emergency clause and signed by the Governor on or before April 1, 1978.

Advisory Opinion 002

REQUESTED: Judy R. Zaiman

QUESTION: What is the committee status of the Political Action Committee State Election Fund (PACSEF) established by the Omaha National Corporation for purposes of the Nebraska Political Accountability and Disclosure Act? Are there different filing and record keeping requirements for PACSEF if it is determined to be a separate segregated political education fund instead of an independent committee as defined in the Nebraska Political Accountability and Disclosure Act? If so what are the differences?

CONCLUSION:

Advisory Opinion 001

REQUESTED BY: Byron W. Fallesen

QUESTION: References made to your letter of October 17, 1977 concerning a County Commissioner who is an employee and a controlling stock holder with his wife in an insurance agency which writes bid and performance bonds for a local contractor bidding for contracts to be awarded by the County Board of Commissioners.