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|Councilmember Carol Schwartz
Chairman Linda Cropp
Councilmember Sharon Ambrose
Councilmember Phil Mendelson
Councilmember Adrian Fenty
A BILL IN THE COUNCIL OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Councilmember Carol Schwartz introduced the following bill, which was referred to the Committee on Government Operations.
To amend the District of Columbia Public Records Management Act of 1985 to require that an electronic version of a list, by category, of all reports generated for and by the government, be made available through the internet.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, That this act may be cited as the "Government Reports Electronic Publication Requirement Amendment Act of 2001 ".
Sec. 2. The District of Columbia Public Records Management Act of 1985, effective September 5, 1985 (D.C. Law 6-19; D.C. Code §1-2901 et seq.), is amended as follows:
(a) Section 2(2) (D.C. Code §1-2901(2)) is amended to read as follows:
(b) Section 5 (D.C. Code §1-2904) is amended to read as follows:
Sec. 3. This act shall become applicable on October 1, 2002.
Sec. 4. The Council adopts the fiscal impact statement in the committee report as the fiscal impact statement required by section 602(c)(3) of the District of Columbia Home Rule Act, approved December 24, 1973 (87 Stat. 813; D.C. Code §1-233(c)(3)).
Sec. 5. This act shall take effect following approval by the Mayor ( or in the event of a veto by the Mayor, action by the Council to override the veto), approval by the Financial Responsibility and Management Assistance Act of 1995, approved April 17, 1995 (109 Stat. 116; D.C. Code §47-392.3(a)), a 30-day period of Congressional review as provided in section 602(c)(1) of the District of Columbia Home Rule Act, approved December 24, 1973 (87 Stat.813; D.C. Code §1-233(c)(1)), and publication in the District of Columbia Register.
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