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Concerning college and university presidents (Baumgartner)

Requires a person that is appointed to serve as
president of a state college, regional university, or state
university to be subject to senate confirmation.
Exempts the following from the requirements of the open
public meetings act: Meetings of a board of regents or a
board of trustees of a four-year institution of higher
education for the purpose of selecting a new president of the
institution.
Exempts the following from public inspection and copying
under the public records act: Documents and materials
obtained or created for the purpose of selecting a new
president of a four-year institution of higher education.

Hearing Date: Tuesday, February 07, 2017 -- 8:00 am

WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=5584&Year=2017    (opens a new browser tab)