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2021 Senate Bill 241: Expand open records law to legislators and governor’s office
Introduced by Sen. Ed McBroom R-Vulcan on March 11, 2021
To establish that the state House and Senate could each appoint an individual to be their Freedom of Information Act request coordinator. The bill also prescribes document retention requirements for legislative offices. This is part of a package comprised of House Bills Senate Bills 233 to 241 that would extend the state’s open records law to the legislature, subject to a range of exceptions and exemptions.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Oversight Committee on March 11, 2021
Reported in the Senate on March 24, 2021
With the recommendation that the bill pass.