The OOR is hosting a The OOR is hosting a "Basics of the Sunshine Act" webinar on Wednesday, May 25 at 10 a.m.

The Office of Open Records is hosting a “Basics of the Sunshine Act” webinar on Wednesday, May 25 at 10 a.m.  This webinar will cover the basic information about the Pennsylvania Sunshine Act that every public official needs to know.  Additional discussion will include the recent amendment to the Sunshine Act, SB554 signed by Governor Wolf, requiring state government agencies, local municipalities, and school district to post agendas no later than 24 hours before the start of a meeting.  The session will be hosted by George Spiess, and is open for questions from attendees.

The PowerPoint presentation is available here: https://www.openrecords.pa.gov/Documents/Basics_SunshineAct_Webinar.pptx.

The webinar is conducted via Microsoft Teams and you will be asked to download a small application. Please test the link prior to the webinar and speak with your IT department if you encounter issues.  Watch the webinar by clicking here to join the Microsoft Teams meeting.

You may also listen to the webinar audio by joining via telephone at (267) 332-8737.  The Conference ID is 646 597 282#.

Additionally, the OOR has scheduled the following webinars:

  • June 8 at 10 a.m. – Right-to-Know Law Payment Issues
  • June 22 at 10 a.m. – Right-to-Know Law for Law Enforcement