SB 0779 Makes several changes to the Sunshine Law governing meetings and records of public entities
LR Number:3032S.01I Fiscal Note:3032-01
Committee:Financial and Governmental Organization
Last Action:02/25/02 - SCS Voted Do Pass S Financial & Governmental Org., Journal page:
Veterans Affairs & Elections Committee (3032S.06C)
Title:SCS SB 779
Effective Date:August 28, 2002
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Current Bill Summary

SCS/SB 779 - This act revises various provisions of the Sunshine Law relating to public hospitals. The act provides that the governing body of a public hospital and any related organization may close portions of records and meetings pertaining to specified matters, such as payment amounts and payment methodologies regarding contracts with health carriers, discussion of new health services, and physician contractual compensation. Any closed records shall be disclosed upon subpoena.

This act is similar to HB 442 (2001).