The Senate Judiciary Committee has scheduled hearings on a few Right-to-Know bills on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. The hearing for HB108 that requires a public vote to seal non-public minutes is scheduled for 9:00 a.m. The hearing for HB285 that allows non-public sessions for written legal correspondence is scheduled for 9:15 a.m. The hearing for HB613 that exempts from public disclosure license applications by individuals is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. The hearings will be in room 100 in the State House in Concord, NH.
RTKNH supports HB108 and opposes HB285. The public is invited to attend these hearings and RTKNH encourages those who support RTKNH on these bills to come to the hearings to show your support. Directions from around the state are available here.
If you can’t attend the hearings but still want to express your opinion, please write to the Senate Judiciary Committee or a member of the committee, particularly if they are your senator. Contact information including all the members of the committee is available here. The chair of committee can be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.