Opinion 79-14

November 15, 1979

Dear Judge:

This is in response to your letter of October 15th, 1979, wherein you asked whether you may serve as commodore of a private yacht club of which you are a member. Of the seven Committee members responding, all were of the opinion that the conduct is proper.

Yours truly,

James T. Carlisle, Chairman
Committee on Standards of Conduct Governing Judges

cc: All Committee Members
Sid White, Clerk of the Supreme Court
Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission
Florida Bar Journal
All references to the inquiring judge deleted

Participating members: Judges Booth, Carlisle, Haverfield, Richardson, Stephenson, Turner and Samuel Powers, Attorney