A free workshop pertaining to the Missouri Sunshine Law will be held on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 from 11:30 – 1:00 p.m. at the St. Robert Community Center, located at 114 J.H. Williamson Drive, St. Robert, MO. 65584.  Participants can bring their own brown bag lunch or they can pay the University of Missouri Extension Center $6.00 and their lunch will be provided.  You may register by calling the MU Extension Office at 573-774-6177 or email pulaskico@missouri.edu.  Those wishing to attend should register by June 21. 
The presentation will be conducted by Tom Durkin, Public Education Director for the Missouri Attorney General’s Office.  All interested citizens, elected officials and members of boards and commissions are invited to attend. 
Topics covered in the presentation will include:

Who does the Sunshine Law apply to?
What is a public meeting?
What is a public record?
Liberal construction of the law;
Procedures and limitations for closing meetings and records;
Appointing a custodian of records; and
Fees for copying public records.
For additional information regarding this presentation contact Tom Durkin at Tom.Durkin@ago.mo.gov or the MU Extension Office at pulaskico@missouri.edu.