Open Meeting and Ethics Law

Changes to the Open Meeting Law - July 2010

On July 1, 2010, extensive changes to the Massachusetts Open Meeting Law went into effect. The following links are provided to acquaint you to the new laws:

State Attorney General Website Regarding New Open Meeting Law

OML Training Schedule (State Attorney General Website)

Ethics Test for All Appointed and Elected Municipal Officials

Once in the site go to Education and Training-then Online Training for Municipal Employees.

The instructions are pretty clear.

There is info about pop-up blockers and this updated version of the test takes about an hour to complete

Open Meeting Public Body Checklists