House committee kills public notices bill
February 7, 2019
CHEYENNE - A Wyoming legislative committee killed legislation that would have dropped the requirement that local governing bodies publish public notices and minutes in newspapers.
House Bill 242, sponsored by Rep. Bunky Loucks, R-Casper, would have created a state website for local governments to publish public notices. Those include bids, meeting notices and minutes, requests for qualification among other numerous notices.
The legislation died 6-3 in the Wyoming House Corporations and Political Subdivisions Committee Thursday, January 31.
The Casper Republican said HB242 was not intende...