Request an Opinion

If you, as a County official or employee, have a question regarding your duties (or the duties of a County official or employee within your authority) under the New Castle County Ethics Code, complete this form and the Commission will issue an advisory opinion to you.

Send a Request

CHECK ONE: I prefer to be contacted at:
  Work
 Home
CHECK ONE: I will attend a hearing before the Commission, if the Commission, in its sole discretion, believes it would be helpful to its determination:
  Yes
 No
CHECK ONE: I understand that if a hearing is necessary, the Commission may require a waiver of confidentiality as to the proceedings:
  Yes
 No
The Ethics Code covers all County employees and all County officials, including all persons elected or appointed to any County office, board or commission.
If your request discloses truthfully all material facts and you act in reliance upon the Commission's advice, as stated in its opinion, that opinion shall constitute a complete defense in any enforcement proceeding before the Commission, and evidence of good faith conduct in any related civil or criminal proceeding.

I hereby swear that the information I have provided is complete and correct to the best of my information, knowledge and belief.

   Date  Dec 8, 2019
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