§6B-3-3c. Lobbyist training course.
The commission shall provide a training course for registered
lobbyists and prospective lobbyists at least twice each year
regarding the provisions of the ethics code relevant to lobbyists.
One such course shall be conducted during the month of January. In
addition to the registration fees authorized in section three-a of
this article, the commission may collect a reasonable fee
established by legislative rule authorized pursuant to article
three, chapter twenty-nine-a of this code from those attending
lobbyist training, which is to be collected by the Ethics
Commission and deposited pursuant to section six, article one of
this chapter. To maintain registration and engage in lobbying
activities, a lobbyist must complete one such training course
during each two-year registration cycle as described in section
three-a of this article: Provided, That a lobbyist must attend
such training course prior to engaging in lobbying activities.