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    LegalEase Continuing Education

    • January 01, 2023 - December 31, 2023
    • 02:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • On Demand

    • Contact Amy Lawson at (800) 456‑5974.
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    LegalEase Continuing Education

    Open Meetings Act (Parts I & II)

    This training includes discussion on the open meetings act generally, agenda responsibility, notice requirements, exceptions to the rule, and open meeting best practices.

    Who should attend?
    Elected and appointed officials, departmental staff and managers who participate in open meetings.

    Registration Fees
    County officials and employees $50

    Please make checks payable to Texas Association of Counties.

    Continuing Education
    Upon completion of the training, you will receive a certificate of completion via email. Submit this confirmation to the appropriate coordinating body for credit.

    For more information about CE credit, contact Amy Lawson at (800) 456‑5974.

    Continuing Education Type Virtual Hours
    Office of the Attorney General 1 hour (Requirement of Section 551.005(b) of Open Meetings Act)
    Attorneys (MCLE) 1 hour
    CPA/Auditors 1 hour
    (*Please note that authorization of online attendance must be approved by commissioners court order. Online attendance cannot be used for the mandatory education hours by a new commissioner in the first year of service.)
    Not Approved by CJCA
    County and District Clerks 1 hour
    County Judges Not Approved by Texas Judicial Academy
    Justices of the Peace Not Approved by Texas Justice Courts Training Center
    Sheriffs and Constables (TCOLE) Not Approved by TCOLE
    Tax Assessor-Collectors 1 hour
    Treasurers Not Approved by CTAT

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