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Amendment

 

January Session, 2011

LCO No. 5713

   
 

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Offered by:

 

SEN. MCKINNEY, 28th Dist.

SEN. FASANO, 34th Dist.

 

To: Senate Bill No. 38

File No. 601

Cal. No. 366

Strike section 1 in its entirety and insert the following in lieu thereof and change any internal references accordingly:

"Section 1. Section 1-201 of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective October 1, 2011):

For the purposes of subdivision (1) of section 1-200, the Division of Criminal Justice and the Division of Public Defender Services shall not be deemed to be [a public agency] public agencies except in respect to [its] their administrative functions. Nothing in this section shall be construed to exempt records concerning a complaint filed against a public defender or special assistant public defender appointed in accordance with section 51-296, by the client of such public defender or special assistant public defender from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act."

In line 35, after "Correction. " insert "Nothing in this section shall be construed to exempt records concerning a complaint filed against a public defender or special assistant public defender appointed in accordance with section 51-296, by the client of such public defender or special assistant public defender from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act."