Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 6750
Session Year 2015


AN ACT CONCERNING THE DISCLOSURE OF ARREST RECORDS DURING A PENDING PROSECUTION UNDER THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT.

To reverse the recent Connecticut Supreme Court decision in Commissioner of Public Safety v. FOIC which concluded that law enforcement agencies' disclosure obligations under the Freedom of Information Act during pending prosecutions are governed only by section 1-215 of the general statutes.