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POL Government Elected Officials Auditor Griffin-Valade Charter, Code & Policies City Code & Charter Online Code & Charter Title 1 General Provision Chapter 1.03 Code of Ethics
1.03.010 Definitions.

A.  “City official” means any elected official, employee, appointee to a board or commission, or citizen volunteer authorized to act on behalf of the City of Portland, Oregon.

 

B.  “Ethics” means positive principles of conduct.  Some ethical requirements are enforced by federal, state, or local law.  Others rely on training, or on individuals’ desire to do the right thing.  The provisions of this Chapter which are not elsewhere enforced by law shall be considered advisory only.