Agenda Item
Docket No. 19-1273
A request for an advisory opinion, submitted by David L.E. Camardelle, as to whether the Louisiana Code of Governmental Ethics ("Code") would prohibit him from working as an intern for Grand Isle Shipyard, Inc. ("GIS"), a company that has previously performed work for the Town of Grand Isle - where his father is the Mayor.
Mr. Camardelle would like to seek an internship with GIS. GIS has performed bid work for the Town of Grand Isle, where his father (David Camardelle, Sr.) is the Mayor.
La. R.S. 42:1113A(1)(a) states no public servant, excluding any legislator and any appointed member of any board of commission and any member of a governing authority of a parish with a population of ten thousand or less, or member of such a public servant's immediate family, or legal entity in which he has a controlling interest shall bid on or enter into any contract, subcontract, or other transaction that is under the supervision or jurisdiction of the agency of such public servant.
La. R.S. 42:1114 provides that each public servant and each member of his immediate family who derives any thing of economic value, directly, through any transaction involving the agency of such public servant or who derives anything of economic value of which he may be reasonably expected to know through a person which (1) is regulated by the agency of such public servant, or (2) has bid on or entered into or is in any way financially interested in any contract, subcontract, or any transaction under the supervision or jurisdiction of the agency of such public servant shall disclose certain information as set forth in Section 1114.
Adopt the proposed opinion.
Assigned Attorney: LaToya Jordan
2020-01-27 Advisory Opinion.v5.draft (Docket No. 2019-1273)
2019-1273 Request for opinion