MD HB246 | 2022 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2022 - 25% progression
Action: 2022-01-13 - Hearing 1/25 at 2:30 p.m.
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Hearing: Jan 25 @ 2:30 pm House Health and Government Operations Hearing
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Altering from 1 year to 3 years the period of time a public body is required to retain a certain notice and certain written closing statement under the Open Meetings Act; requiring a public body, to the extent practicable, to post a certain written closing statement online; and requiring a public body, if it does not post certain minutes or recordings or a certain written closing statement online, to provide an electronic copy of the minutes, recordings, or statement on request to a requestor within 2 business days of the request.

Tracking Information

Register now for our free OneVote public service or GAITS Pro trial account and you can begin tracking this and other legislation, all driven by the real-time data of the LegiScan API. Providing tools allowing you to research pending legislation, stay informed with email alerts, content feeds, and share dynamic reports. Use our new PolitiCorps to join with friends and collegaues to monitor & discuss bills through the process.

Monitor Legislation or view this same bill number from multiple sessions or take advantage of our national legislative search.

Title

Open Meetings Act – Notices, Closed Sessions, and Minutes – Retention Periods, Online Posting, and Public Inspection

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2022-01-13HouseHearing 1/25 at 2:30 p.m.
2022-01-13HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations

Subjects


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
General Provisions3302(n/a)See Bill Text
General Provisions3305(n/a)See Bill Text
General Provisions3306(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources


Bill Comments

feedback