Tennessee Ethics Commission

In-State Events

Information

T.C.A. § 3-6-305(8), states lobbyists and employers of lobbyists may provide entertainment, food, refreshments, etc. in connection with an in-state event to which the entire membership of the general assembly has been invited. The cost per person may not exceed $58 per day. The lobbyist or employer of lobbyist must file a copy of the invitation with the Ethics Commission at least 7 days before the event, and must file an In-State Disclosure form within 30 days after the event an expenditure disclosure report

For more information contact, ethics.counsel@tn.gov.

Date Event Sponsor(s) Total Expense Expense Per Person Disclosure Form Invite
12/17/2012 Titan's Tailgate
Hosted by: McMahan Winstead Sponsored by: TMBA, State Farm, TN Cash Advance Association, K12, Inc $1,260.83 $6.12 View Invite
12/2/2012 Titan's Tailgate
Hosted by: McMahan Winstead Sponsored by: TMBA, State Farm, TN Cash Advance Association, K12, Inc $1,369.99 $6.65 View Invite
11/4/2012 Titan's Tailgate
Hosted by: McMahan Winstead Sponsored by: TMBA, State Farm, TN Cash Advance Association, K12, Inc $1,278.36 $4.16 View Invite
10/28/2012 Titan's Tailgate
Hosted by: McMahan Winstead Sponsored by: TMBA, State Farm, TN Cash Advance Association, K12, Inc $1,278.36 $4.16 View Invite
10/24/2012 "Replacing Obamacare and Curing the Healthcare Crisis"
Beacon Center of TN $2,911.00 $.82 View Invite
10/11/2012 Titan's Tailgate
Hosted by: McMahan Winstead Sponsored by: TMBA, State Farm, TN Cash Advance Association, K12, Inc $1,253.64 $4.08 View Invite
9/23/2012 Titan's Tailgate
Hosted by: McMahan Winstead Sponsored by: TMBA, State Farm, TN Cash Advance Association, K12, Inc $1,253.64 $4.07 View Invite
9/12/2012 Research in your Backyar: Developing Cures, Creating Jobs in TN
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhMRA) $3,067.76 $23.10 View Invite
9/9/2012 Titans Tailgate
Hosted by: McMahan Winstead Sponsored by: TMBA, State Farm, TN Cash Advance Association, K12, Inc $1,253.64 $4.16 View Invite
7/4/2012 Fireworks Celebration
Adams & Reese $4,821.86 $21.43 View Invite
6/21/2012 Peelin', Eatin' & Politickin'
Knoxville Chamber $7,660.00 $28.00 View Invite
5/18/2012 BBQ Cooking Contest
Adams and Reese $6,000.00 $30.00 View Invite
5/14/2012 Academies of Nashville Awards
Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce $11,596.88 $43.27 View Invite
5/11/2012 Charter Schools Gala
Tennessee Charter Schools Association $28,200.00 $51.27 View Invite
4/25/2012 Farewell Jimmy Naifeh
Reta Adams, Beverage Assn of TN, Smith Harris & Carr, Brian Bivens, Waller Lansden PAC, Anna Windrow $3,305.65 $8.26 View Invite
4/18/2012 Legislative Reception
Tennessee Wildlife Federation $13,000.00 $28.88 View Invite
4/18/2012 Ice Cream Social
Piedmont Natural Gas $2,186.14 $5.47 View Invite
4/16/2012 reception
Volkswagen $12,348.25 $52.00 View Invite
4/11/2012 reception
Tennessee Association of Health Underwriters $1,500.00 $20.00 View Invite
4/11/2012 Breakfast
County Officials Association of Tennessee $8,637.50 $19.00 View Invite
4/9/2012 Reception
TOSS $10,133.33 $36.84 View Invite
4/4/2012 Natural Gas Expo
Tennessee Gas Association $8,818.25 $16.86 View Invite
4/4/2012 Dinner
Tennessee Development District Association $14,582.88 $46.74 View Invite
4/4/2012 Reception
Tennessee Chamber of commerce & Industry $15,390.31 $7.00 View Invite
4/4/2012 Breakfast
Tennessee Development District Association $10,793.25 $33.21 View Invite
4/3/2012 Basketball Game
Vanderbilt Rec Center $509.10 $2.55 View Invite
4/3/2012 Day on the Hill Luncheon
Insurors of Tennessee $5,997.00 $15.14 View Invite
4/3/2012 BBQ & Banjoes
Southeast Chapter American Concrete Pavement Association $6,580.43 $7.47 View Invite
3/28/2012 Evening of Celebration
AIA TN $5,877.00 $19.59 View Invite
3/28/2012 Reception
Tennessee Podiatric Medical Association $6,561.45 $23.19 View Invite
3/28/2012 Special Presentation: "Online Learning: Is the Computer the New Chalkboard?"
The Beacon Center of Tennessee $683.88 $.23 View Invite
3/28/2012 Nissan LEAF Ride & Drive event
Nissan North America $58.00 $0.17 View Invite
3/27/2012 Reception
Tennessee Health Care Association $9,941.01 $26.90 View Invite
3/27/2012 7th Annual BBQ lunch
Tennessee Propane Gas Association $3,451.10 $4.93 View Invite
3/27/2012 Meet and Greet
Tennesseeans for the Arts $22,641.22 $5.68 View Invite
3/27/2012 Breakfast
Conexion Americas $1,026.93 $3.17 View Invite
3/27/2012 Reception
Boys & Girls Clubs Tennessee Alliance $5,683.51 $42.41 View Invite
3/27/2012 Reception
TRBA $3,936.71 $3.71 View Invite
3/20/2012 Breakfast Reception
United Ways $922.00 $6.15 View Invite
3/20/2012 Legislative Reception
March of Dimes $2,901.25 $19.34 View Invite
3/14/2012 Reception
Tennessee forestry association $9,779.77 $39.12 View Invite
3/13/2012 Reception
Tennessee Cable Telecommunication Association $5,238 $15.78 View Invite
3/13/2012 Breakfast Reception
Rural Health Association of TN $2,660.00 $2.50 View Invite
3/13/2012 Reception
Tennessee Electric Cooperative Association $15,721.14 $12.38 View Invite
3/7/2012 Dessert with the Docs
Tennessee Medical Association $2,638.39 $8.91 View Invite
3/7/2012 Day on the Hill
American Heart Association $3,176.28 $11.34 View Invite
3/6/2012 Day on the Hill
Tennessee Fire Services $6,564.29 $26.26 View Invite
3/6/2012 Breakfast
NAIFA $1,909.14 $10.00 View Invite
3/6/2012 Small Business Day at the Capitol
NFIB, HBAT, & TGCSA $7,349.42 $1.22 View Invite
3/6/2012 9th Annual Brew Ha Ha
Tennessee Malt Beverage Association $6,969.49 $12.55 View Invite
3/5/2012 Reception
American Cander Society $500.00 $1.88 Invite Not Available
3/5/2012 Reception- 3/5/2012 Engineers' Day on the Hill- 3/6/2012
American Council of Engineering Companies of Tennessee $8,025.88 $4.24 View Invite
2/29/2012 TPTA Day on the Hill Reception
Tennessee Public Transportation Association $5,842.77 $17.34 View Invite
2/29/2012 Reception
Tennessee Association of Nurse Anesthetists $7,325.80 $24.95 View Invite
2/29/2012 Continental Breakfast
Tennessee Association of Human Resource Agencies $1,657.50 $7.88 View Invite
2/29/2012 Housing Day on the Hill
Tennessee Association of Housing and Redevelopment Authorities $1,758.90 $31.98 View Invite
2/28/2012 Legislative Day on the Hill
Tennessee Hospital Association $17,458.00 $16.71 View Invite
2/27/2012 TPA Legislative Reception
Tennessee Pharmacists Association $8,931.35 $26.48 View Invite
2/23/2012 Legislative Luncheon
Tennessee Association for Justice $4,018.55 $20.50 View Invite
2/22/2012 pancakes and politics 7-830am Legislative Reception 5-7pm
Tennessee Hospitality Association $11,714.36 $29.96 View Invite
2/21/2012 Day on the Hill
Tennessee School Board Association $16,609.04 $27.91 View Invite
2/21/2012 Luncheon
Tennessee Association of Utility Disticts $3,753.65 $20.62 View Invite
2/21/2012 Legislative Reception
TMEPA $9,759.45 $14.10 View Invite
2/21/2012 Legislative Reception
Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities Association $2,538.25 $11.85 View Invite
2/21/2012 Reception
Tennessee Farm Winegrowers Alliance $4,478.00 $28.70 View Invite
2/15/2012 Reception
CHAT and TNAAP $1,426.22 $5.99 View Invite
2/14/2012 Breakfast
Vanderbilt University $5,108.80 $10.22 View Invite
2/8/2012 Opening Reception
Tennessee Press Association $7,108.30 $22.64 View Invite
2/8/2012 Legislative Breakfast
Tennessee Association of Alcohol, Drug & other Addicition Services $1,675.41 $5.08 View Invite
2/8/2012 Reception
Tennessee Association of Optometric Physicians $12,256.00 $16.70 View Invite
2/8/2012 Reception
Tennessee Bankers Association $11,057.42 $13.94 View Invite
2/7/2012 Legislative Reception
Insurors of Tennessee $13,817.92 $39.38 View Invite
2/7/2012 HeartCoach Screening Unit February 7 & 8, 2012
Mountain States health Alliance $10,073.39 $53.02 View Invite
2/7/2012 "Big Shrimp" Reception
Tennessee Bar Association $7,850.88 $22.43 View Invite
2/7/2012 Lunch Buffet
Tennessee Gas Association $14,919.00 $28.47 View Invite
1/31/2012 Legislative Reception
Tennessee Disability Coalition $7,704.65 $25.68 View Invite
1/30/2012 Special Event featuring Dr Arthur Laffer
Beacon Center of Tennesssee $3,338.79 $8.88 View Invite
1/23/2012 Breakfast with the Govenor
Knoxville Chamber $16,789.00 $36.11 View Invite
1/23/2012 Briefing the state of STEM Education in Tennessee
American Chemical Society $435.93 $3.30 View Invite
1/10/2012 Welcome Reception
AT&T $23,537.95 $25.99 View Invite
1/10/2012 Tennessee General Assembly Reception
Vanderbilt University $9,469.00 $47.35 View Invite
1/6/2012 Legislative Breakfast
Knoxville Chamber $4,700.08 $20.09 View Invite