Slew of Oregon Legislation Increases Transparency, Creates Chief Data Officer Position

Lawmakers passed the plan to set public records deadlines last month, and Gov.Kate Brown signed it into law June 22, and the Legislature passed the three other bills before going home last week.

Transparency advocates are cheering what some of them say is the biggest collective improvement in Oregon’s public records law since it was created more than 40 years ago.

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