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Concerning penalties awarded for violations of the public records act (Kuderer, Palumbo)

Allows a maximum penalty of five thousand dollars if the court determines that an agency acted in good faith in denying a person the right to inspect or copy a record or the right to receive a response to a public record request within a reasonable amount of time.

Hearing Date: Friday, February 17, 2017 -- 8:00 am

WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=5710&Year=2017    (opens a new browser tab)