S0001B1583A04934       JLW:CMM 12/06/07    #90             A04934
                        AMENDMENTS TO SENATE BILL NO. 1
                                    Sponsor:  REPRESENTATIVE GABIG
                                           Printer's No. 1583

     1       Amend Sec. 708, page 24, by inserting between lines 7 and 8
     2               (iii)  This paragraph does not apply to any written,
     3           recorded or other memorialized offers or proposed terms
     4           of contract settlements during the period of formal
     5           negotiation prior to the expiration of an existing
     6           contract to which a public school district is a party and
     7           which are in the possession of the public school district
     8           for more than 14 calendar days, unless the board of
     9           school directors of the school district, by a majority
    10           vote of the members at an open meeting under 65 Pa.C.S.
    11           Ch. 7 (relating to open meetings), adopts a resolution to
    12           prohibit public access to the records described in this
    13           subparagraph. Nothing in this subparagraph shall be
    14           construed to require collective bargaining between a
    15           public school district and its employees to be conducted
    16           at an open meeting under 65 Pa.C.S. Ch. 7.