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Senate Bill 321

General Assembly: 131

Short Title: Creates alternative remedy for public records denials   [ Show Long Title ]

Long Title: To amend sections 149.43, 149.433, 2323.52, 2743.03, 2746.04, and 3333.0412 and to enact section 2743.75 of the Revised Code to create a procedure within the Court of Claims to hear complaints alleging a denial of access to public records, to modify the circumstances under which a person who files a mandamus action seeking the release of public records may be awarded court costs and attorney's fees, to expand the infrastructure record exemption under Public Records Law, and to generally protect a private, nonprofit institution of higher education from liability for a breach of confidentiality or other claim that arises from the institution's disclosure of public records.

Primary Sponsor: Senator Faber

Version: As Enrolled

Legislation Text : View Current Version

Date Chamber Action Committee
9/28/16 Effective 9/28/16
5/25/16 Senate Concurred in House amendments
5/25/16 House Passed
5/25/16 House Reported - Substitute Government Accountability and Oversight
5/17/16 House Refer to Committee Government Accountability and Oversight
5/12/16 House Introduced
5/11/16 Senate Passed
5/11/16 Senate Reported - Substitute Government Oversight and Reform
5/4/16 Senate Refer to Committee Government Oversight and Reform
5/2/16 Senate Introduced
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