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Thu January 16, 2014

New Bill Designed To Strengthen Open Meetings Law

Sen. Cam Ward is one of two republican legislators pursuing a bill to strengthen Alabama's open meetings law.
Credit camward.com

Two Republican legislators have the backing of Gov. Robert Bentley in pursuing a bill to strengthen Alabama's open meetings law.

The bill introduced by Rep. Mike Hill of Columbiana and Sen. Cam Ward of Alabaster says Alabama's Open Meetings Act applies to the Legislature, legislative committees, and committees and subcommittees of governmental bodies that exchange information among a quorum of members.

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