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The DC Code: § 2-577 Meeting procedures.

Index2 Government Administration. (Refs & Annos)
A meeting may be held by video conference, telephone conference, or other electronic means; provided, that:
Reasonable arrangements are made to accommodate the public's right to attend the meeting;
The meeting is recorded; and
All votes are taken by roll call.
All provisions of this subchapter shall apply to electronic meetings.
E-mail exchanges between members of a public body shall not constitute an electronic meeting.
When an emergency meeting is convened, the presiding officer shall open the meeting with a statement explaining the subject of the meeting, the nature of the emergency, and how public notice was provided.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For history of Law 18-350, see notes under § 2-571. DC CODE § 2-577 Current through December 11, 2012


(Oct. 21, 1968, Pub. L. 90-614, title IV, § 407, as added Mar. 31, 2011, D.C. Law 18-350, § 2, 58 DCR 734.)