by Dan Njegomir (May 15, 2017)
Legislation affecting public records and our access to them typically gets eclipsed by the bigger-ticket bills involving transportation, schools and the like. Understandable; the debate over government transparency is seldom sexy.
(Note: Though I wasn’t the prime sponsor of this bill, I got involved in the final weeks to help find the right balance between public access to records and the privacy of medical records and critical infrastructure data. – CK)