2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Attorney General Ellen F. Rosenblum)|
|Chief Sponsors:||Senator Beyer, Kruse, Representative Helm, Huffman|
|Regular Sponsors:||(Presession Filed)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to public records.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Defines "business day" for purposes of public records.
Establishes state policy regarding public access to public records.] Establishes time frames for public body responses to public records requests. Requires Attorney General to maintain catalog of public records law exemptions. Provides protections against liability and privilege waivers resulting from public records disclosures. Clarifies appeal procedures for reviews of public records requests.
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In House Committee|
|Current Committee:||House Committee On Rules|