News Release      
  For Immediate Release | 4-6-18      
  Media Contact | Holly Ward      
  Direct | 602-542-3847      
  E-Mail | hward@azcc.gov      
         
 
Code of Ethics Finalized and Signed by Commissioners
 
 

PHOENIX — The Arizona Corporation Commission today submitted to the docket the finalized version of the Commission’s Code of Ethics, incorporating the amendments that were proposed and adopted during the Commission’s most recent Open Meeting on March 13, 2018. The finalized Code of Ethics was signed by all five Commissioners and will now be the governing document for ethical behavior at the Commission.

As Chairman of the Ethics Committee, Commissioner Dunn led three workshops to receive input from Commissioners and stakeholders on the proposed draft. “We have drafted and adopted a Code of Ethics that will stand as one of, if not the, most comprehensive in the nation,” according to Dunn.

Find the finalized Code of Ethics in the Corporation Commission’s online docket at http://edocket.azcc.gov, search for docket number AU-00000E-17-0079. The Commission is in the process of developing a web page that will house the Code of Ethics and its disclosure requirements, that page can be found at azcc.gov/ethics.


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The Arizona Corporation Commission was established by the state’s constitution to regulate public utilities and business incorporation. The five Commissioners elected to the Corporation Commission oversee executive, legislative, and judicial proceedings on behalf of Arizonans when it comes to their water, electricity, telephone, and natural gas resources as well as the regulation of securities, pipeline, and railroad safety. To learn more about the Arizona Corporation Commission and its Commissioners, visit http://azcc.gov.