Open Meeting & Records Seminars

PRESENTED BY:
Abby Dillsaver, General Counsel to the Attorney General
 and Staff of the Oklahoma Attorney General's Office

 

Attorney General Mike Hunter and the Oklahoma Press Association invite you to attend any of these free sessions designed to deal directly with your questions and concerns about Oklahoma’s Open Meeting and Records Acts.  

Anyone who deals directly with open meetings and records will benefit from this opportunity to discuss those issues with Abby Dillsaver, General Counsel to the Attorney General.

Local organizations are invited, including city council representatives, county offices, and school board representatives. Requirements on access to public records and the conduct of public meetings will be explored in depth, and your questions will be welcomed. Mark your calendar and plan to attend. 

All workshops are FREE to attend and no registration is required. Mark your calendar and plan to attend. Attorneys can receive three continuing legal education credit hours from the Oklahoma Bar Association for attending the seminar. School board members and superintendents can get three continuing education credit hours from the Oklahoma State Department of Education, and technology center board members can earn three continuing education credit hours from the state Department of Career and Technology Education.

» Download a flier listing regional dates and locations

» Download a letter from Attorney General Mike Hunter

» Download a Press Release

For more information, contact Christine Frank at OPA, (405) 499-0040, toll-free in Oklahoma at 1-888-815-2672 or cfrank@okpress.com.

2019 MEETING DATES & LOCATIONS

All seminars are held from 1 to 4 p.m.

Enid - October 3

Room 201 - Campus Map 
Autry Technology Center - Website 
1201 W. Willow
Enid, OK 73703
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Ardmore - October 24

Main building (Stone Hall, Bldg. 100), Seminar Room A - Campus Map 
Southern Oklahoma Technology Center - Website 
2610 Sam Noble Parkway
Ardmore, OK 73401
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Tulsa - November 14

Room: Auditorium -  OSU-Tulsa Campus map 
OSU - Tulsa Website 
700 N. Greenwood Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74106
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McAlester - November 21

Room: Conference Center Auditorium -  Campus Map 
Eastern Oklahoma State College (McAlester campus)  - Website  
1802 E College Ave
McAlester, OK 74501
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Lawton - December 12

Room 301 - GTC building map 
Great Plains Technology Center - Website 
4500 SW Lee Blvd.
Lawton, OK 73505
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Oklahoma City - December 19

Room: Auditorium -  Inside building map 
Metro Tech Conference Center - Website
1900 Springlake Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73111-5240
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Open Meetings, Open Records Book

21st EDITION AVAILABLE JANUARY 2019!

The 21st edition of the Open Meeting Open Records Act book will be available in January 2019. Pre-order yours today! To order, fill out the PDF form and return to Oklahoma Press by faxing to 405-499-0048.

21st OPEN MEETING Order Form.pdf

Published by Oklahoma Press Service, Inc.

Publication Includes:

  • Complete text of Open Meeting and Open Records acts, as amended, and "Newsman's Privilege" statute
  • Concise digest of all related court decisions and attorney general opinions
  • Foreword by Attorney General Drew Edmondson
  • Section dividers for easy reference
  • Thorough index and notes

The Oklahoma Open Meeting and Open Records Book is essential for anyone in government, journalism, law or public affairs – as well as an ideal resource for students