HB0695 (CH0304)

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2018 Regular Session



Open Meetings Act - Closed Meetings - Cybersecurity

Sponsored by:

Delegate Frick


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 304

Synopsis:Authorizing a public body to meet in a closed session to discuss cybersecurity if the public body determines that public discussion would constitute a risk to security assessments or deployments relating to information resources technology, certain network security information, or deployments or implementation of security personnel, critical infrastructure, or security devices.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Frick, Angel, Barron, Bromwell, Cullison, Hayes, Hill, Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, McDonough, Metzgar, Miele, Morales, Morgan, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Platt, Rosenberg, Saab, Sample-Hughes, Szeliga, West, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Regulations and Procedures
State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Cybersecurity -see also- Safety
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Safety -see also- Cybersecurity; Occupational Safety
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - General Provisions

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April 27, 2018 1:12 P.M.