Issuance No: A12
Issuance Date: July 8, 2004; Revised 12/7/10; 12/6/17
Subject: Sunshine Law Resolution
As a public governmental body, the Northwest Workforce Development Board (NW WDB) is required to abide by the Missouri Sunshine Law (Open Meetings and Records Law) as set forth in Chapter 610 RSMo. Section 610.028.2 RSMO provides that a public governmental body must establish a written policy regarding release of information on any meeting, record or vote.
The Executive Director is appointed custodian of the records of the Northwest Workforce Development Board, located at 912 Main Street, Trenton, MO 64683. As such, the Executive Director shall respond to all requests for access to or copies of a public record within the time period provided in 610.023 RSMo except in those circumstances authorized by statute.
The fees to be charged for access to or furnishing copies of records shall be in accordance with 610.026 RSMo: Fees may not exceed 10 cents per page for paper copies 9 by 14 or smaller, plus an hourly fee for duplicating time not to exceed the average hourly rate of pay for clerical staff of the public governmental body.
It is the public policy of the Northwest Workforce Development Board that meetings, records, votes, actions and deliberations shall be open to the public unless otherwise provided by law and only then with proper citation of the statute authorizing such.
The Northwest Workforce Development Board shall comply with sections 610.010 to 610.030, RSMo, the Sunshine Law, as now existing or hereafter amended.