63A-15-604 Response to ethics complaint -- Filing -- Form.
(1) The political subdivision officer or employee who is the subject of the complaint may file a response to the complaint no later than 30 days after the day on which the officer or employee receives delivery of an order issued by the commission under Subsection 63A-15-602(7).
(2) The respondent shall file the response with the commission and ensure that the response is in writing and contains the following information:
(b) for each alleged ethics violation in the complaint:
(i) each affirmative defense asserted in response to the allegation, including a general description of each affirmative defense and the facts and circumstances supporting the defense to be provided by one or more affidavits, each of which shall comply with Subsection (4);