Tuesday, September 14, 2010

San Bernardino Sunshine Ordinance postponed

"A proposed Sunshine Ordinance aimed at facilitating public access to government records will not be considered by San Bernardino County supervisors today as originally planned. 

Supervisor Neil Derry, who along with his staff has spent the last year working on the ordinance, delayed consideration of the measure on Monday to reconsider language related to officials citing "deliberative process" as a reason for withholding documents and other records from the public.

Derry had initially promised to prohibit county officials from using "deliberative process" as an exemption to the state Public Records Act, but county attorneys argued that's outside the scope of the supervisors' authority."

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