Public Records/Trade Secrets (Watch)

<p>Public Records/Trade Secrets (Watch)</p><p> HB 459 (Massullo) deletes several provisions that exempt agency contracts and other trade secrets from public records requirements. </p><p></p><p> HB 461 (Massullo), SB 956 and SB 958 (Mayfield) create a public record exemption for trade secrets and a process by which requested records containing trade secrets could be released to the requestor. The bills apply to all state agencies, counties and municipalities. (<a href="mailto">Cook</a>)</p>