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State Board of Elections - Open Meetings - Audio Recordings and Documents (State Board of Elections Transparency Act)

Sponsored by:

Delegate Korman


In the Senate - First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Requiring the State Board of Elections to make an audio recording of each of its open meetings and, within a specified amount of time after an open meeting, make available to the public on the State Board's Web site the audio recording and specified documents and handouts; and requiring the State Board to take any action necessary to ensure an audio recording of an open meeting is understandable by the public.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Korman, Buckel, Pendergrass, Bromwell, Angel, Barron, Cullison, Hayes, Hill, Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, McDonough, Metzgar, Miele, Morales, Morgan, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Rosenberg, Saab, Szeliga, West, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0091
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Archives
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Elections, State Board of
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Open Government
Public Information
Recordings -see also- Video
Statutes:Article - Election Law

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November 28, 2017 12:58 P.M.