South Carolina Legislature


House Ethics Committee



Information older than two years has been moved to the House Ethics Committee Archives page.

Rules of the House Ethics Committee

1992 - 2016 Advisory Opinions

House Ethics Committee Fines - Updated: November 17, 2016

House Ethics Committee Public Reprimands

Advisory Opinion Regarding Chumley Matter

Final Order In The Matter of Representative Harold Mitchell, Jr.

Electronic Filing for Candidate Campaign Disclosure Form and Statement of Economic Interests Form

Fine Appeal Form

Protocol for Audits of Candidates/House Members' Campaign Accounts - January 27,2016

Addendum Information for Candidates and Members 2015 Statement of Economic Interests

  • 2015 Statement of Economic Interests Addendum from Representative G. Murrell Smith, Jr.
  • 2015 Statement of Economic Interests Addendum from Representative Kenneth A. Bingham
  • 2015 Statement of Economic Interests Addendum from Representative Kirkman Finlay III

  • Consent Order In the Matter of the South Carolina House of Representatives Legislative Ethics Committee Complaint against Former Representative Eric Bikas

    Waiver of Right to Appeal In the Matter of Former Speaker of the House Robert W. Harrell, Jr.
    Order In the Matter of Former Speaker of the House Robert W. Harrell, Jr.

    Addendum Information for Candidates and Members 2016 Statement of Economic Interests

  • 2016 Statement of Economic Interests Addendum from Representative Kirkman Finlay, III

  • Consent Order In the Matter of the South Carolina House of Representatives Legislative Ethics Committee Complaint against Representative Cezar E. McKnight, District Number 101

    In the Matter of Former House Representatives Edward L. Southard, Agreement by Consent - June 15, 2016

    Laundry List Opinion, Proposed Advisory Opinion 2016-2, approved by the House Ethics Subcommittee, August 2016

    Consent Order In the Matter of the South Carolina House of Representatives Legislative Ethics Committee Receipt of Complaint Against Representative Donna C. Hicks, District Number 37

    Advisory Opinion 2016-2, Laundry List Opinion; 2016-3, Medicaid Opinion, and 2014-4, Lawyer/Legislator Opinion




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