Sunshine Q&A: What makes a meeting “open?” and obtaining school records

A citizen in Oconee County asked for records from the local school system, but didn’t get the answer they expected. Here’s what to do next.

And, what makes a public meeting an open meeting? Click here to find out how to tell when your elected officials are complying with the Open Meetings Act.



Sunshine Q&A is a complimentary service of the Transparency Project of Georgia and the Georgia First Amendment Foundation, a federal 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.  These opinions should not be construed as legal advice. Please consult your own attorney for individual legal advice. Submit your questions about open government here.


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