POLICY: No officer or employee of the City or of an independent agency, or any other person on his or her behalf, shall knowingly accept, directly or indirectly, any one gift with a value greater than $100, or an accumulation of gifts in any one calendar year that exceeds $250 dollars, from any person or business entity, when the gift is given as a result of the officer or employee's official position, or as a result of the business relationship developed as a result of the officer or employee's position or employment. For purposes of the $250 annual accumulation of gifts, gifts of food and beverage not exceeding $25 on any given day shall not be included.
For the full Ethics Code click below; Part 7 discusses Gifts.
SCOPE: This policy applies to all officers and employees of the City of Jacksonville or of an independent agency, and to any other person on his or her behalf.
Approved by the Board of Library Trustees 2/20/20