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General Provisions - Open Meetings Act - Enforcement and Training

Sponsored by:

Senator Manno


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Authorizing the State Open Meetings Law Compliance Board, under specified circumstances, to issue specified orders and impose specified civil penalties not to exceed $500; expanding the scope of the training requirements under the Open Meetings Act to include all employees, officials, and members of a public body; requiring that specified individuals complete specified training on the Open Meetings Act within 90 days of becoming an employee, an official, or a member of a public body; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Manno and Madaleno
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0823
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Regulations and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Job Training
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Information
Statutes:Article - General Provisions
(3-209, 3-210, 3-211, 3-213)

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October 24, 2017 5:09 P.M.