Introduced House Bill (H)

Authored by

DIGEST

Public meetings. Amends the definition of "meeting" for purposes of the open door law to include a gathering that occurs by electronic means including by electronic mail. Provides that communications between members of a governing body by electronic mail qualify as "gatherings" for purposes of the law prohibiting a majority of the governing body from holding a series of gatherings for the purpose of taking official action upon public business. Public meetings. Amends the definition of "meeting" for purposes of the open door law to include a gathering that occurs by electronic means including by electronic mail. Provides that communications between members of a governing body by electronic mail qualify as "gatherings" for purposes of the law prohibiting a majority of the governing body from holding a series of gatherings for the purpose of taking official action upon public business.