2015 - 2016 LEGISLATURE
July 8, 2015 - Introduced by Representatives Barca,
Shankland, Jorgensen and
Zamarripa. Referred to Committee on Assembly Organization.
1Relating to: requiring the Committee on Assembly Organization to meet and
2consider a resolution affirming the Wisconsin State Assembly's commitment to
3the state's open record and open government laws.
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
The resolution requires the Committee on Assembly Organization to meet on
July 9, 2015, and consider a resolution affirming the Wisconsin State Assembly's
commitment to the state's open record and open government laws.
4Resolved by the assembly, That
, immediately upon adjournment of the floor 5
session held on July 9, 2015, the committee on assembly organization shall meet and 6
consider a resolution affirming that the Wisconsin State Assembly remains 7
committed to our state's open record and open government laws and policies, and will 8
take all necessary steps to ensure that these laws and policies are preserved without 9
modification or degradation. The State of Wisconsin has a proud tradition of 10
protecting the public's right to access to its government. Today, we reaffirm our
state's long-standing tradition of open and transparent government and will 2
continue to work to uphold these principles and protections.