But ethics rules, which must be followed, do not mandate total isolation.
It is the third largest fine set by the board since new ethics rules took effect in 1990.
Also, lawyers are preparing an ethics rule on the issue that will be considered next year.
You really don't need the ethics rules of The Times to know that.
"They talk about their new ethics rules, but they've left all those lobbyists in place who gave them big money."
He has used his executive power to strengthen ethics rules for state employees.
A group of journalists appeared in 1977 before a similar House committee that drew up the current ethics rules.
No matter what you do you're not going to have perfect ethics rules.
And thanks to new Congressional ethics rules, the trip may feel much longer to some presidential candidates.
This is actually the second time in recent memory that the county has tried to enact ethics rules.