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S 0775 General Bill, By McConnell
    A Bill to amend Act 593 of 1978, as amended, relating to the Freedom of Information Act, so as to require written notification of a public body's determination regarding a request for records made under the Act to be mailed or personally delivered within fifteen days, to provide that a request is considered approved if notification requirements are not met, to provide that the public body is liable to the requesting party for costs of litigation if necessary, to provide that formal action taken in executive session must be ratified in public session for it to be effective, and to provide that if a person seeking to enforce the act prevails, he is entitled to immediate possession of the records requested.
12/02/85Senate Prefiled
12/02/85Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary
01/14/86Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-69
01/14/86Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-69
03/20/86Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-1131
03/25/86Senate Amended SJ-1205
03/25/86Senate Read second time SJ-1205
04/03/86Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-1432
04/08/86House Introduced and read first time HJ-2232
04/08/86House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-2232

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