Texas Local Government Code Form CIQ Requirement
Chapter 176 of the Texas Local Government Code requires that any vendor or person considering doing business with a local government entity disclose any information about the vendor's or person’s affiliation or business relationship that might cause a conflict of interest with the local government entity in the Form CIQ - Conflict of Interest Questionnaire.
Form CIQ Timeline
By law, this questionnaire must be filed with the records administrator of the City of Lancaster no later than the seventh business day after the date the person becomes aware of facts that require the statement to be filed. See section 1766 of the Local Government Code for further information.
A person commits an offense if the person violates Section 1766 of the Local Government Code. An offense under this section is a Class C misdemeanor.