Conflict of Interest

Chapter 176 of the Texas Local Government Code requires that any person, who enters or seeks to enter into a contract for the sale or purchase of property, goods or services with a local government entity and who has an employment or other business relationship with a local government officer or a family member of the officer, as described by Texas Local Government Code Section 176.006, shall file a completed conflict of interest questionnaire with the City Secretary within 7 business days after the latter of:
  1. The date the person begins discussions or negotiations to enter into a contract, including submission of a bid or proposal, or
  2. The date the person becomes aware of facts that require the statement to be filed; the Conflict of Interest Questionnaire (COI Form) is available from the Texas Ethics Commission
Completed conflict of interest forms may be mailed or delivered to:
Office of City Secretary
604 W Fairmont Parkway
La Porte, TX 77571

Please consult your own legal advisor if you have questions regarding the statute of this form.