State Library of Iowa

Trustee training: Iowa's open meetings law.

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Trustee training: Iowa's open meetings law.

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The Open Meetings Law was designed to ensure the public has access when discussion or deliberation regarding public policy takes place. To many citizens, libraries are one of our most prized governmental entities which symbolize openness, freedom of speech, and access to information. Live up to these ideals and avoid embarrassment by making sure your library board meetings are conducted in accord with this law. The speaker, Angela McBride, is a specialist on open meetings and open records. In her presentation, she addresses the definition of a meeting; giving proper notice; agendas; minutes; and when a meeting may be closed. The speaker is Angela McBride, Legislative Citizen's Aide.

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08/07/2014

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MPEG-4 (mp4)

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84 minutes

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State Agency

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