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CHAPTER 12A
CODE OF ETHICS
ARTICLE I.
DECLARATION OF POLICY.
Sec. 12A-1.   Statement of purpose and principles of conduct.
Sec. 12A-1.1.   Fiduciary duty.
Sec. 12A-1.2.   Standards of behavior; standards of civility.
Sec. 12A-2.   Definitions.
ARTICLE II.
PRESENT CITY OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES.
Sec. 12A-3.   Improper economic interest.
Sec. 12A-4.   Unfair advancement of private interests; nepotism.
Sec. 12A-5.   Gifts.
Sec. 12A-5.1.   Donations.
Sec. 12A-6.   Confidential information.
Sec. 12A-7.   Representation of private interests.
Sec. 12A-8.   Conflicting outside employment.
Sec. 12A-9.   Public property and resources.
Sec. 12A-10.   Political activity.
Sec. 12A-11.   Actions of others.
Sec. 12A-12.   Prohibited interests in contracts.
Sec. 12A-12.1.   Recusal and disclosure.
ARTICLE III.
FORMER CITY OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES.
Sec. 12A-13.   Continuing confidentiality.
Sec. 12A-14.   Subsequent representation.
Sec. 12A-15.   Discretionary contracts.
Sec. 12A-15.1.   Restrictions on lobbying.
ARTICLE III-A.
LOBBYISTS.
Sec. 12A-15.2.   Definitions.
Sec. 12A-15.3.   Persons required to register as lobbyists.
Sec. 12A-15.4.   Exceptions.
Sec. 12A-15.5.   Registration.
Sec. 12A-15.6.   Activity reports.
Sec. 12A-15.7.   Non-registrant disclosure statements.
Sec. 12A-15.8.   Restricted activities.
Sec. 12A-15.9.   Identification of clients.
Sec. 12A-15.10.   Timeliness of filing registrations, activity reports, and non- registrant disclosure statements.
Sec. 12A-15.11.   Administration.
Sec. 12A-15.12.   Violations; penalty.
ARTICLE IV.
IDENTIFICATION OF PERSONS REPRESENTED BEFORE CITY.
Sec. 12A-16.   Appearance before city council, boards, commissions, and other city bodies.
Sec. 12A-17.   Representation of others.
ARTICLE V.
PARTICIPATION IN ETHICS VIOLATIONS.
Sec. 12A-18.   Ex parte communications.
ARTICLE VI.
FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE.
Sec. 12A-19.   Financial disclosure report.
Sec. 12A-20.   Short form annual report.
Sec. 12A-21.   Travel reporting requirements.
Sec. 12A-22.   Reserved.
Sec. 12A-23.   Violation of reporting requirements.
ARTICLE VII.
ETHICS ADVISORY COMMISSION.
Sec. 12A-24.   Ethics advisory commission - creation; composition, terms, and qualifications.
Sec. 12A-25.   Jurisdiction and powers.
Sec. 12A-26.   Complaints.
Sec. 12A-27.   Hearing procedures.
Sec. 12A-28.   Hearing rules.
Sec. 12A-29.   Disposition of complaint.
Sec. 12A-30.   Referral of matter for appropriate action; recommendation of sanctions.
Sec. 12A-31.   Petition for declaratory ruling.
Sec. 12A-32.   Legal counsel.
Sec. 12A-33.   Opinions issued by the city attorney.
Sec. 12A-34.   Annual report.
ARTICLE VIII.
ENFORCEMENT, CULPABLE MENTAL STATE, AND PENALTIES.
Sec. 12A-35.   General.
Sec. 12A-35.1.   Violations; penalty.
Sec. 12A-36.   Culpable mental state.
Sec. 12A-37.   Disciplinary action.
Sec. 12A-37.1.   Sanctions.
Sec. 12A-38.   Prosecution for perjury.
Sec. 12A-38.1.   Interference with an investigation.
Sec. 12A-39.   Disqualification from contracting.
Sec. 12A-40.   City attorney action.
Sec. 12A-40.1.   Frivolous complaint.
ARTICLE IX.
ADMINISTRATIVE PROVISIONS.
Sec. 12A-41.   Other ethical obligations.
Sec. 12A-42.   Dissemination of code of ethics.
Sec. 12A-42.1.   Ethics pledge.
Sec. 12A-43.   Retaliation prohibited.
Sec. 12A-44.    City ethics officer.
Sec. 12A-45.    Ethics training.