HB0880 (CH0525)

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

Sponsored by:

Delegate Morales


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 525

Synopsis:Requiring the State Open Meetings Law Compliance Board, in conjunction with the Office of the Attorney General, to develop and 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 closed session except under specified circumstances; establishing specified reporting requirements; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Morales, Carr, Angel, Cullison, Hill, Kelly, R. Lewis, Morgan, Mosby, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Tarlau, K. Young, and Krebs
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0450
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Regulations and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Attorney General
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Court of Appeals
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Job Training -see also- Continuing Education
Open Government
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Review Boards
Rules and Regulations
State Universities and Colleges
Statutes:Article - General Provisions
(3-101, 3-204, 3-211, 3-213)

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November 28, 2017 1:03 P.M.