SB0450 (CH0526)

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Open Meetings Act - Annual Reporting Requirement, Web Site Postings, and Training

Sponsored by:

Senator Manno


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 526

Synopsis:Requiring the State Open Meetings Law Compliance Board, in conjunction with the Office of the Attorney General, to develop, conduct educational programs and distribute educational materials on the requirements of the open meetings law to the staff and attorneys of specified entities; requiring the Board to post specified information on violators of the Act on a specified Web site; prohibiting a public body from meeting in a closed session except under specified circumstances; establishing specified reporting requirements; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Manno
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0880
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Regulations and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Associations -see also- Cooperative Associations
Attorney General
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Education, Boards of
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Job Training -see also- Continuing Education
Open Government
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - General Provisions
(3-101, 3-204, 3-211, 3-213)

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November 28, 2017 1:11 P.M.