Tag Archives: open meetings

Political Notes – Lawmakers look into the misclassification of employees

Senate subcommittee starts reviewing the issue of “employee misclassification,” a practice that costs the state millions in tax revenues . . .

Tags: Charlie Bethel , DeKalb judgeships , employee misclassification , Josh McKoon , Nydia Tisdale , open meetings , Ron Ramsey , Roy Robinson

Ethics bill will include open records requirement for General Assembly

Ethics revision advocate calls for Legislature to be subject to the open meetings and open records laws . . .

Tags: ethics revision , General Assembly , Josh McKoon , open meetings , open records

Deal signs revision of open meetings and records laws

Legislation revamping the open records act is signed by the governor; it will allow the state to keep secret documents about economic development projects . . .

Tags: economic development projects , Nathan Deal , open meetings , open records , Sam Olens , secret records

Final passage near on open records revision

Senate approves legislation revamping the state’s open records and open meetings laws; if the House agrees to changes, it will go to the governor . . .

Tags: Jay Powell , open meetings , open records , Sam Olens

EMCs are having successful session, so far

Georgia’s electric membership corporations have done well on major legislation that would affect their operations . . .

Tags: campaign contributions , Don Balfour , EMCs , open meetings , Wendell Willard