Joint Rules Title: JR6 Chapter: 2



            JR6-2-303.   Subpoena powers.

            (1) For all proceedings authorized by this title, the Independent Legislative Ethics Commission or the Senate or House Ethics Committee may issue a subpoena to:

            (a) require the attendance of a witness;

            (b) direct the production of evidence; or

            (c) require both the attendance of a witness and the production of evidence.

            (2) The commission shall issue a subpoena under this rule:

            (a) as required under JR6-2-305;

            (b) at the direction of the commission chair, if the chair determines that the testimony or evidence is relevant to the review of a complaint under Chapter 4, Part 2, Review of Ethics Complaint by the Independent Legislative Ethics Commission; or

            (c) upon a vote of a majority of the commission members.

            (3) An ethics committee shall issue a subpoena under this rule:

            (a) as required under JR6-2-305;

            (b) at the direction of the committee chair or vice chair, if the chair or vice chair determines that the testimony or evidence is relevant to review of a complaint under Chapter 4, Part 3, Review of Ethics Complaint by Ethics Committee; or

            (c) upon a vote of a majority of the committee members.

            (4) The director of the Office of Legislative Research and General Counsel shall issue a subpoena on behalf of an ethics committee when requested to do so by one of the persons or entities authorized to do so under Subsection (3).