HB 1786 Freedom of Information Act; distribution of agendas.
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Summary:
Freedom of Information Act; distribution of agendas. Requires at least one copy of agenda packets, furnished to members of a public body for a public meeting, to be made available for inspection by the public at the same time such materials are furnished to the public body. The bill also clarifies that agendas are not excluded from disclosure under FOIA. The bill contains technical amendments.

Full text:
01/19/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD7189316  pdf
02/06/95  House: Printed as engrossed LD7189316-E  pdf
02/23/95  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1786ER)  pdf
03/30/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0562)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/19/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD7189316
01/19/95  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/23/95  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 4
02/05/95  House: Reported from General Laws with amds. (22-Y 0-N)
02/05/95  House: Read first time
02/06/95  House: Read second time
02/06/95  House: Committee amendments agreed to
02/06/95  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/06/95  House: Printed as engrossed LD7189316-E
02/07/95  House: Read third time and passed House (Block Vote) (99-Y 0-N)
02/07/95  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/07/95  House: Communicated to Senate
02/08/95  Senate: Read first time
02/08/95  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/15/95  Senate: Reported from General Laws (13-Y 1-N)
02/16/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
02/16/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (38-Y 0-N)
02/17/95  Senate: Read third time
02/17/95  Senate: Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/17/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (38-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1786ER)
02/27/95  House: Enrolled
02/28/95  House: Signed by Speaker
03/01/95  Senate: Signed by President
03/24/95  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 562 (effective 7/1/95)
03/30/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0562)