CS/CS/HB 461: Pub. Rec./Trade Secrets Held by an Agency
PUBLIC RECORDS/GENERAL BILL by Government Accountability Committee ; Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee ; Massullo ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Slosberg
Pub. Rec./Trade Secrets Held by an Agency; Provides exemption from public record requirements for trade secret held by agency; provides notice requirements; provides process for responding to public record requests; provides exception to exemption; provides that agency employee is not liable for release of records in compliance with act; provides applicability; provides for future legislative review & repeal of exemption; provides statement of public necessity.
Last Action: 3/10/2018 Senate - Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
Bill Text: PDF
- Governmental Oversight and Accountability (GO)
- Appropriations (AP)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee; Government Accountability Committee -HJ 42
• Introduced -HJ 42
• On Committee agenda-- Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee, 01/17/18, 8:30 am, Morris Hall
• CS by Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 370
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• Now in Government Accountability Committee -HJ 369
• CS by Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 367
• On Committee agenda-- Government Accountability Committee, 02/08/18, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
• CS/CS by- Government Accountability Committee; YEAS 19 NAYS 0 -HJ 559
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS/CS by Government Accountability Committee read 1st time -HJ 555
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 562
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/20/18
• Read 2nd time -HJ 625
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 652
• CS passed; YEAS 113 NAYS 0 -HJ 652
• In Messages
• Referred to Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 416
• Received -SJ 416
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
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