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Alaska Open Meetings Act has long history

...the bill amending the act."I do think that our open meetings laws right now are pretty robust," Davies said.McKay...for decades, said it's hard to judge how well open meetings laws are working because he doesn't hear anything about...
After months of talks, new rules for cell towers

...ordinance. Deputy City Manager Rob Steedle said at Monday's meeting that the Assembly technically did not break open meeting laws because the Assembly was acting only as a committee and not making a final decision, only a recommendation.Wanamaker...
School leader on leave as law firm eyes procedures property.Under pressure from the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner for the board to be in compliance with state open meetings laws and to clearly state why they were going into executive session, the board president provided more information ahead...
Alaska Editorial: State needs a beter process for oil and gas development

...municipalities and boroughs that could be affected by the project.Further, the advisory board is subject to the open-meetings laws and will therefore be unable to see confidential portions of the agreements and negotiations - further limiting...
Bartlett names new leader hospital. Bill said he's worked at other hospitals that were funded by taxpayers and subject to open-meeting laws. He said he's used to being transparent in how he runs things."You just have to embrace that and do it enthusiastically...
Berners group takes 'timeout'

...for the meeting when it was postponed, Russell said. "I just see it as a minor timeout to review how does the open meetings law apply and certainly how does it apply when you have an open litigant who is wanting to participate on the very subject...
Haines: Borough delays funds for Chilkat Center

...out." The group asked that compliance with state open-meetings laws be a condition of the lease, and that the foundation's...negotiated. Assembly members agreed that following open-meeting laws and reworking the composition of the foundation's...
Alaska editorial: Scrutiny needed in bridge bosses' raises

...finances of the Authority." The wording is standard fare for justifying entry into executive session from Alaska open meetings law, but it is a line that should be used judiciously and be delivered with justification beyond simply citing statute...
Neighbors Digest

...6, at the Treadwell Room of the Baranof Hotel. This is a regular meeting of the commission and is subject to open-meeting law. The commission will be available to hear public testimony on a first-come, first-served basis from people...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...when a Republican and a Democrat on the Select Committee on Legislative Ethics disagreed about whether a proposed open meeting law for the Legislature should be applied to caucuses. The committee is discussing a proposal requiring an open door...


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