Local Agency No-Gifts Policies
Above and Beyond the Minimum Requirements of the Law
Concerned about the public perception issues relating to officials’ or employees’ receipt of gifts, some agencies have adopted no gift policies.
The article at right explains the rationale for such a policy. It also offers practical suggestions for how to deal with gifts given to an agency or its employees.
In addition, the following sample materials may be helpful in administering a no-gifts policy.
Resources appear at right.