Wednesday, March 27, 2013

public meeting notice (games)

e: ... public meeting notice (games) ...
[ap story]
NM law now requires 72-hour public meeting notice
mar 27, 2013

Governmental groups, ranging from city councils to school boards and state regulators, will be required to make their meeting agendas publicly available 72 hours in advance.

They currently must provide a 24-hour notice of a public meeting agenda.
e: ... there was no 24-hour notice before Hanna Skandera's confirmation hearings ...

... the hearings ... two weeks of theater ... mar 1-16, 2013

... the [critical] order issued March 1 by District Court Judge Frank Mathew saying "the decisions of the secretary are final, and members of the PEC have no authority to question them or appeal from them”...

... KOB announced the hearings at 11:43 am thursday for friday morning ...
... Santa Fe New Mexican announced the hearings [near same time] for friday morning ...

... hearing at 8:30 a.m. Friday, March [1] [Senate Rules Committee] in the Roundhouse ... was sooner than 24-hours after notice ... actually the meeting concluded just before 11 am, when it should not have begun before 11:43 am ... (see article below)

... i bet Senator Lopez knew about District Court Judge Frank Mathew's order before the hearings even began.
[local story] (added mar 30, 2013)
UPDATE: Nomination hearing for education secretary nominee Hanna Skandera to continue Saturday
Posted at: 03/01/2013 9:56 AM | Updated at: 03/01/2013 12:12 PM
By: staff

Friday's hearing concluded just before 11 a.m. and will continue Saturday at 9 a.m.
[local story]
Acting education secretary Hanna Skandera to get confirmation hearing Friday
Posted at: 02/28/2013 11:43 AM [thursday]
By: staff
[local story]
Senate Dems: Get past education rhetoric
xx:xx am [thursday] (exact time unknown; they changed websites)

That hearing is slated for 8:30 a.m. Friday, March [1] [Senate Rules Committee] in the Roundhouse.
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