.01 Certification and Submission to the Commission.

A. On or before October 1 of each year, the local ethics commission or other appropriate entity of a county or municipality shall certify to the Commission on the form provided by the Commission that the county or municipality is in compliance with COMAR 19A.04.01.03 and General Provisions Article, §5-807, Annotated Code of Maryland.

B. In addition to the annual certification required by §A of this regulation, a county or municipality shall submit promptly a copy of any new local law or amendments or additions to a local law to the Commission for the Commission's review and approval.