HB0484

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Maryland Open Meetings Act - Enforcement Authority

Sponsored by:

Delegate Bobo

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Authorizing the Attorney General or a local State's Attorney, on the initiative of the Attorney General or a local State's Attorney or on receipt of a verified complaint from a person that a public body has failed or may fail to comply with specified provisions of the Open Meetings Act, to file a petition with a circuit court that has venue and ask for a specified remedy.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Bobo
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
State Government - Regulations and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Attorney General
Circuit Courts
Petitions
Public Information
State's Attorneys
Statutes:Article - State Government
(10-510)

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October 2, 2015 9:09 A.M.