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(BIVN) – The Hawaii County Council wants state lawmakers to be more transparent.
The Council’s Governmental Relations and Economic Development Committee advanced a resolution requesting the state legislature make itself subject to the Sunshine Law.
Unlike the County Council, state legislators are exempt from the open meeting requirements and sanctions.
by Big Island Video News
HILO, Hawaii - Councilmembers agreed on Tuesday that state lawmakers should be subject to the same open meeting requirements and sanctions that they are subject to at the county level.