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KLEC has jurisdiction over

  • Legislative agents (lobbyists),
  • Employers (individuals or entities who engage legislative agents), and
  • Members of the General Assembly.

The legislative ethics law covers four broad subject matters

  • Registration of legislative agents and employers;
  • Statements by legislative agents and employers of:
    • lobbying expenditures and expenses, and financial transactions;
  • Conduct of members of the General Assembly; and
  • Financial disclosure statements of the General Assembly, legislative candidates, and
    key legislative staff.


Reporting Deadlines

Reporting Period Due
January 1 - 31 February 15
February 1 - 28 March 15
March 1 - 31 April 15
April 1 - 30 May 15
May 1 - August 31 September 15
September 1 – December 31 January 15

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Kentucky Legislative Ethics Commission
22 Mill Creek Park
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601

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Phone - (502) 573-2863

Fax - (502) 573-2929

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​​​​​September 2016 - Newsletter

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The next meeting of the Kentucky Legislative Ethics Commission, for November, 2016 will be announced at a later date.

What's New?

KLEC adopted a new opinion on June 14, 2016. To read this opinion click here OLEC 16-01.

2014 General Assembly adopts changes in Code of   Legislative Ethics

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