M1C9

9. Appointed as well as elected bodies.

9. Appointed as well as elected bodies. M1C9

Both appointed and elected bodies are covered if established by the General Assembly. 29 Del. C. § 10002(c).

9. Appointed as well as elected bodies.

The law makes no distinction between appointed or elected bodies.

9. Appointed as well as elected bodies.

The requirements of the Sunshine Law apply to every public body, whether elected or appointed, which performs a public governmental function or spends public funds.

9. Appointed as well as elected bodies.

Whether an agency is appointed or elected makes no difference under the Open Meetings Act as long as it is a public agency.

9. Appointed as well as elected bodies. M1C9

Covered by the Act, §10-15-1(B), NMSA 1978.

9. Appointed as well as elected bodies

No statutory distinction is made between elected and appointed officials.

9. Appointed as well as elected bodies.

The OML covers appointed as well as elected public bodies. See, e.g., Burgher v. Purcell, 87 A.D.2d 888, 449 N.Y.S.2d 527 (2d Dep't 1982) (the OML's term "public body" includes trustees appointed by town supervisor to administer a testamentary trust for the town's poor).

9. Appointed as well as elected bodies.

The definition of "governmental bodies" includes both elected and appointed bodies. See Wis. Stat. § 19.82(1).

9. Appointed as well as elected bodies. M1C9

The Act covers commissions and educational institutions, whether they are owned by the state or merely receive state funding pursuant to a statute making them state-related. 65 Pa. Cons. Stat. §  703.

9. Appointed as well as elected bodies.

Both appointed and elected bodies are subject to the Act if they meet the standards set out for advisory, commissions, or other bodies to which government functions are delegated. Op. Atty. Gen. 94-55 (1994).