Agenda Item
Docket No. 20-366
Request for an advisory opinion from the Ascension Parish President regarding the retention of Bill Dawson, a former Parish Council member, as an unpaid advisor.
Former Parish Council Member of Ascension Parish left office on January 6, 2020. Parish President wants to retain the former member as an advisor. No compensation would be paid.
La. R.S. 42:1121A(2) provides that no former member of a board or commission shall, for a period of two years following the termination of his public service on such board or commission, contract with, be employed in any capacity by, or be appointed to any position by that board or commission.

La. R.S. 42:1123(30) provides that a public servant, a legal entity in which he has a controlling interest, or a member of his immediate family may donate services, movable property, or funds to his agency.

Adopt proposed draft advisory opinion.
Assigned Attorney: Charles Reeves
2020-366 draft advisory opinion 6-2 meeting
2020-366 - Advisory Opininion O_Neil J. Parenton- Jr.