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Open Meetings Act Training on Hold. Those newly elected/appointed local officials required to take the Open Meetings Act (OMA) training will need to be patient while the Illinois Attorney General’s office works to repair their OMA electronic training web page. Below is a message from the Attorney General’s Public Access Counselor’s

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Is there an Illinois Attorney General Training Program?

The Illinois Attorney General has created electronic training programs to comply with these requirements, although the OMA does allow members of certain public bodies (school and park board members, for example) to take advantage of alternative training programs offered by member organizations, as discussed below in #3.

When do I need to complete Illinois Open Meetings Act training?

The required electronic training curriculum is offered by the Public Access Counselor with the Illinois Attorney General’s office. By law, that training is to be completed no later than the 90 th day after taking the oath of office.

When do OMA officers have to complete training?

The designated OMA officer must complete annual OMA training. If there are more than one designated OMA officer, they all must complete annual training. Any time a public body designates a new OMA officer, that officer must complete the training within 30 days of designation.

What is the Open Meetings Act ( OMA )?

What is the Open Meetings Act (OMA)? The Open Meetings Act is a state law that requires meetings of public bodies to be open to the public except in certain, specific situations.

Illinois Attorney General

Please note public body members and designees are not penalized for failure to complete the electronic training within the statutory time periods. Please call 1-877-299-3642 if you have any questions ©2020 Illinois Attorney General

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Illinois Attorney General Home Page

Friday, June 11, 2021 ATTORNEY GENERAL RAOUL SUPPORTS CDC EVICTION BAN TO PROTECT PUBLIC HEALTH DURING PANDEMIC Raoul, 22 AGs Argue that Millions of Evictions While Pandemic is Ongoing Would Increase the Spread of COVID-19 and Threaten U.S. Pandemic Recovery

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Start Your New Year With Open Meetings Act Training

The required electronic training curriculum is offered by the Public Access Counselor with the Illinois Attorney General’s office. By law, that training is to be completed no later than the 90 th day after taking the oath of office. Most newly elected local officials took their oath of office on December 7. The purpose of the OMA is to ensure

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Open Meetings Act Training For Members Of Public Bodies

The problem is that the Illinois Attorney General's website was hacked, so the PAC's electronic OMA training has been inaccessible for months. This is the message members of public bodies see when they try to access the online training required by the OMA:

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The Open Meetings Act Training Is Located On The Attorney

fully in the training. The Attorney General's Public Access Counselor (referred to in this training as the "PAC") is responsible for developing these training programs and providing them free of charge. New Training Requirement Effective January 1, 2012, Public Act 97-504 requires that each elected or appointed member of a public body subject to

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Illinois Attorney General

Sarah Pratt Public Access Counselor Office of the Attorney General 500 S. 2nd Street Springfield, Illinois 62701 Phone: 1-877-299-FOIA (1-877-299-3642)

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Illinois Open Meetings Act Frequently Asked Questions For

Attorney General’s Office, which includes several Assistant Attorneys General and professional support staff members working to respond to OMA and FOIA issues raised by the public and government officials. Working under the direction and supervision of the Attorney General, the PAC has the authority to determine whether a public body has

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Don't Forget FOIA/OMA Training Obligations ~ Municipal Minute

The Illinois Attorney General has created electronic training programs to comply with these requirements, although the OMA does allow members of certain public bodies (school and park board members, for example) to take advantage of alternative training programs offered by member organizations, as discussed below in #3.

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Illinois Leaks AG’s IT System Hacked 5 Weeks Ago – Still

Springfield, IL. - According to the Attorney General's website and previous news reports, the entire IT system of the Attorney General's Office was attacked, hacked, and subjected to ransomware. This included their email system. This was on April 10, 2021.

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A Guide To The Open Meetings Act (OMA) In Illinois

What do I do if I think a "public body" has violated the OMA? Within 60 calendar days from when the alleged violation occurred, you can file a Request for Review with the Office of the Attorney General. If you need assistance from the Attorney General’s Office: Public Access Hotline 1-877-299-FOIA (3642) [email protected]il.us

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I. The Illinois Open Meetings Act

complete an electronic training certification program through the Illinois Attorney General’s Public Access Counselor’s website. A. What Is a Meeting? In order to have a meeting that falls under the OMA, the following must be present: • There must be a gathering of …

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Foia Illinois Electronic Training

Open Meetings Act Training On Hold Illinois Farm Bureau. Open Meetings Act Training on Hold. Those newly elected/appointed local officials required to take the Open Meetings Act (OMA) training will need to be patient while the Illinois Attorney General’s office works to repair their OMA electronic training web page. Below is a message from the Attorney General’s Public Access Counselor’s

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Freedom Of Information Act And Open Metings Act Training

Illinois Attorney General FOIA training website. Open Meetings Act “Those persons who become members of a public body after January 1, 2012, must complete the electronic training not later than 90 days after the member takes the oath of office or otherwise assumes responsibilities as a member of a public body.”

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State Of Illinois Foia Training

Don't Forget FOIA/OMA Training Obligations ~ Municipal Minute. As many Illinois government officials know, both the Illinois Freedom of Information Act and the Illinois Open Meetings Act require certain government officials to comply with training requirements under FOIA and the OMA. The Illinois Attorney General has created electronic training programs to comply with these requirements

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OMA Resources Illinois Heartland Library System

The Office of the Illinois Attorney General has a portal to the Open Meetings Act (OMA) for training and a description and the duties of the Public Access Counselor (PAC). The PAC is responsible for educational materials, advisory opinions, mediating disputes, requests for reviews, binding opinions and electronic training.

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CLARIFICATION ON OMA/FOIA MANDATED TRAINING Township

THIS INFORMATION IS OUT OF DATE AND WAS ONLY APPICABLE IN 2017. CLARIFICATION ON OMA / FOIA MANDATED TRAINING. On page 5 in the June, 2017 Township Perspective magazine regarding OMA/FOIA MANDATED TRAINING REMINDER.. Newly elected (or appointed) officials have 90 days to complete OPEN MEETS ACT training and file their certificates with their public body.I …

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A Guide To The Attorney General’s Public Access Counselor

The Public Access Counselor is an attorney in the Attorney General’s office whose responsibility it is to ensure that public bodies comply with the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) (5 ILCS 140/1 et seq. ) and the Open Meetings Act (OMA) (5 ILCS 120/1 et seq .).

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A Reference Guide To The Illinois Open Meetings Act

purposes of the OMA. Board of Regents v. Reynard, 292 Ill.App.3d 968 (1997). Interpretive Attorney General Opinions: A committee of the full public body is a separate public body for purposes of complying with OMA. Ill. Att’y Gen. Pub. Acc. Op. No. 13-002 (Apr. 16, 2013). The requirements of the OMA apply to committees which

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Open Meetings Act Training

Open Meetings Electronic Training for Public Officials. As of January 1, 2012, elected and appointed members of public bodies are required to complete electronic training on the Open Meetings Act that is administered by the Illinois Attorney General's Public Access Counselor (PAC).

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Illinois General Assembly Home Page

Illinois Compiled Statutes Table of Contents. (5 ILCS 120/1.02) (from Ch. 102, par. 41.02) Sec. 1.02. For the purposes of this Act: "Meeting" means any gathering, whether in person or by video or audio conference, telephone call, electronic means (such as, without limitation, electronic mail, electronic chat, and instant messaging), or other means of contemporaneous interactive communication

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Illinois Public Access Counselor IBA Newsroom

Electronic Training To provide electronic training to all FOIA Officers and all persons designated by public agencies to receive OMA training. Reporters and the public can get assistance by contacting the PAC at the following address. Sarah Pratt Public Access Counselor Office of the Attorney General 500 S. 2nd Street Springfield, Illinois 62701

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Illinois General Assembly Home Page

(5 ILCS 140/1) (from Ch. 116, par. 201) Sec. 1. Pursuant to the fundamental philosophy of the American constitutional form of government, it is declared to be the public policy of the State of Illinois that all persons are entitled to full and complete information regarding the affairs of government and the official acts and policies of those who represent them as public officials and public

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Open Meetings Act Training Office Of The Attorney General

The Office of the Attorney General’s training video includes information on each of these elements and satisfies the requirements imposed by section 551.005 of the OMA. A public official may obtain a course completion certificate by following the directions at the end of the training video.

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THE ILLINOIS OPEN MEETINGS ACT

act is found in Chapter 5 of Illinois Compiled Statutes, paragraphs 120/1 through 120/6 (Chapter 102 of the Illinois Revised Statutes, paragraphs 41 to 46). Inquiries regarding the act can be made to an Illinois Attorney General’s or county state’s attorney’s office.

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Illinois Leaks Edgar Co. Electoral Board Faces OMA Lawsuit

What is not excusable, is that mistakes were made in regards to the Open Meetings Act, of which at least two of the three board members have had enough experience with public meetings to guide them in the right direction - considering they have (or should have) completed the OMA training required by the Illinois Attorney General's office.

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2019 DeKalb CountyFreedom Of Information Act & Open

HOSTING THE ILLINOIS ATTORNEY GENERAL’S PUBLIC ACCESS COUNSELOR’S OFFICE FOR TRAINING LOCAL GOVERNMENTS ON THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT (FOIA) AND OPEN MEETINGS ACT (OMA). On September 12, 2019, at 6:00 P.M., the Illinois Attorney General’s Public Access Counselor’s Office (PAC) and the DeKalb County State’s Attorney’s Office will be

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THE OPEN MEETINGS ACT IN THE AGE OF CORONAVIRUS

Along with the Executive Orders came various questions and concerns. The Public Access Counselor (“PAC”) at the Illinois Attorney General’s office provided additional non-regulatory guidance in the days that followed. Since that time, a complaint was filed with the PAC claiming that the McHenry County Board of Health violated the OMA.

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Hackers Take Down Illinois Attorney General Website

Early last week the Illinois Attorney General website that provides vital services to Illinois residents and governmental bodies was taken down, and it is still down. The mysterious incident has cause the website residing at ilattorneygeneral.net to become completely dysfunctional, and has also put a stop to related email servers.

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Compliance Reminder: Training Requirements For FOIA

The Open Meetings Act (OMA) and the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) mandate training for FOIA Officers, OMA Designees, and elected/appointed officials.With a new year on the horizon, the various training requirements are summarized below: FOIA Officers (5 ILCS 140/3.5). A public body must designate at least 1 individual to serve as its FOIA Officer.

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Notarization Task Force On Best

Illinois Attorney General’s website and take OMA Training. Ms. Williams spoke briefly about the Procurement Code and warned members to be cautious of any outside conversations with vendors, even if one on one, explaining that it can prohibit the vendor from participating in any future procurements. 3. Requirements of Public Act 100-0440

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Committees, Boards And Subcommittees

The Illinois State Library utilizes the volunteer expertise of a variety of committees, boards and subcommittees to provide input and make recommendations that achieve the State Library's mission through implementation of statewide library programs and development initiatives. Every effort is made to establish committees, boards and subcommittees that are robust with expertise and represent

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Open Meetings Act And Freedom Of Information Act

The Open Meetings Act (“OMA”) was amended June 12, 2020, to give additional guidance for public bodies conducting meetings during the COVID-19 pandemic. This document outlines the new OMA requirements and provides reminders for complying with the OMA and Freedom of Information Act.

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Open Meetings Act Compliance Management

The Public Access Bureau within the Illinois Attorney General's Office has been mandated to administer the OMA electronic training. Findings and Conclusions We obtained the OMA electronic training records from the Office of the Attorney General ("Training Records") for the period January 1, 2012 to January 7, 2016 and compared

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Public Access Counselor Annual Report 2009

Attorney General 1. Complaint Statistics 2. Training Seminars 3. How to File a FOIA Request 4. FOIA Facts 5. FOIA Assistance from the Office of the Attorney General 6. FOIA Case Examples 7. OMA Assistance from the Office of the Attorney General 8. OMA Case Examples 9. Frequently Asked Questions 10. FOIA Quiz 11. OMA Quiz 12. The Public Access

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Member Gary P Gabriel Has Successfully Completed The Open

OMA 2015 Training Wednesday, February 25, 2015 member gary p gabriel Has successfully completed the Open Meetings Act on-line training. OMA - 12/12/2014 - 251104. Office of the Attorney General State of Illinois Certificate of Completion Sarah Pratt, Public Access Counselor Chief, Public Access Bureau Office of the Attorney General

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City Of Bloomington V. Raoul, 2021 IL App (4th) 190539

A week later, the McClean County State’s Attorney wrote to the Illinois Attorney General’s Public Access Counselor (PAC) asking it to review the closed session. On June 6, 2017, the PAC issued a binding opinion finding that the City Council violated OMA by improperly entering closed session without reasonable grounds to believe a lawsuit

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A Citizen’s Guide To Using The Illinois Freedom Of

The Illinois General Assembly and the Governor approved the updated version of the Freedom of Informa-tion Act in 2009, and it took effect Jan. 1, 2010 (Public Act 96-0542). It resulted from negotiations among various parties, including the Illinois Attorney General’s Office, state legislators, and the Illinois Press Associa-tion.

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SIAAB Fall Conference FOIA And OMA

FOIA and OMA: Better Understanding and Compliance Sarah Pratt, Public Access Counselor Illinois Attorney General’s Office October 30, 2014 The Freedom of Information Act (5 ILCS 140/1 et seq. ) The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) originally became effective on July 1, 1984. On January 1, 2010, significant revisions to FOIA were enacted.

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Planning Commissioner Patrick J Hennelly Has Successfully

2012 OMA Training Sunday, December 09, 2012 Planning Commissioner Patrick J Hennelly Has successfully completed the Open Meetings Act on-line training. 2012 OMA Training - 194358. Office of the Attorney General State of Illinois Certificate of Completion Sarah Pratt Acting Public Access Counselor Chief, Public Access Bureau Office of the

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Public Access Counselor Annual Report

ILLINOIS ATTORNEY GENERAL LISA MADIGAN. Page 1 March 20, 2015 FOIA/OMA, County Treasurers Training Program Springfield March 25, 2015 FOIA, WATERCON Conference Springfield March 25, 2015 FOIA/OMA, United Counties Council of Illinois Springfield April 21, 2015 FOIA Panel Discussion, Chicago Bar Assoc. CLE Chicago

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