HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 94764 FILED ON: 6/15/2010
HOUSE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . No. 4764
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
In the Year Two Thousand Ten
An Act CONCERNING THE PUBLIC RECORDS LAW..
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
SECTION 1. Clause 26th of section 7of chapter 4 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2008 Official Edition, is hereby amended by striking out in lines 219 and 220 the following:—(r) Information and records acquired under chapter 18C by the office of the child advocate.
SECTION 2. Section 5 of chapter 18C of the General Laws, as so appearing, is hereby amended by adding the following subsection:—(i) Information and records acquired under this chapter by the office of the child advocate shall not be public nor subject to disclosure pursuant to chapter 66.
SECTION 3. Section 1 of chapter 30B of the General Laws, as so appearing, is hereby amended by striking out after the word “contract”, in line 98, the following:—; provided, further, that for any such contract determined to contain confidential information under subclause (r) of section 7 of chapter 4, the governmental body shall instead maintain a record of the procurement processes and awards for 6 years after the date of the final payment