CERTIFICATE OF RECEIPT OF OPEN MEETING LAW MATERIALS
I, ____________________________________, who qualified for the office of
______________________________________, on ________________, certify pursuant
to G.L. c. 30A, § 20(g), that I have received copies of the following Open Meeting Law
1) the Open Meeting Law, G.L. c. 30A, §§ 18-25;
2) regulations promulgated by the Attorney General under G.L. c. 30A, § 25; and
3) educational materials promulgated by the Attorney General under G.L. c. 30A, § 19(b), explaining the Open Meeting Law and its application.
I have read and understand the requirements of the Open Meeting Law and the consequences for violating it. I further understand that the materials I have received may be revised or updated from time to time, and that I have a continuing obligation to implement any changes in the Open Meeting Law during my term of office.
(Name of Public Body)
Pursuant to G.L. c. 30A, § 20(g), an executed copy of this certificate shall be retained, according to the relevant records retention schedule, by the appointing authority, city or town clerk, or the executive director or other appropriate administrator of a state or regional body, or their designee.