Bill would update Massachusetts Public Records Law

Massachusetts State Rep. Dennis Rosa said the introduction of House Bill 3665 — titled “An Act to improve public records” — is attempt to bring Massachusetts up to par with the other states.

The proposed law would not change any rules about what information has to be made public, but would make sure that the law is actually followed and would guarantee that the public’s right to that information is more than mere words on a piece of paper, Rosa said. Continue…