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2019 House Bill 4007: Extend open records law to Governor
Introduced by Rep. Daire Rendon (R) on January 9, 2019
To establish specific exceptions to the proposal in House Bill 4009 to repeal the exemption of records in the possession of the governor and lieutenant governor’s offices and staff from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act. These exceptions include records related to gubernatorial appointments; sanctions on judges; pardons, reprieves and commutations; executive budget preparations; deficit-related spending cuts; and the annual state-of-the-state address.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Government Operations Committee on January 9, 2019