CEO 75-109 -- May 12, 1975
CONSULTATION BY PUBLIC EMPLOYEES
CREATION OF PUBLIC OFFICER STATUS
To: Walter R. Courtenay, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton
Prepared by: Carol Ann Turner
Am I, a full-time faculty member at Florida Atlantic University who receives compensation for consulting services rendered to a private environmental analytical laboratory, a public officer within the meaning of that term as used in part III, Ch. 112, F. S. (1974 Supp.), and therefore subject to the disclosure provisions applicable to public officers?
Your question is answered in the affirmative.
Please find enclosed a copy of a previous opinion of this commission, CEO 75-37, the rationale of which is equally applicable to your inquiry. Your question is answered accordingly.
Please note that the form to be filed is CE Form 1, the Statement of Financial Disclosure. CE Forms 2, 3, and 4 are to be filed only if applicable.