OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5177

AN ACT CONCERNING EMPLOYEE NOTIFICATION OF REQUESTS MADE UNDER THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill expands requirements under the Freedom of Information Act by requiring agencies to notify employees after certain records are disclosed to a requestor. No fiscal impact is anticipated as any additional complaints filed due to this provision are expected to be minimal.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Sources:

Freedom of Information Commission