Public Hearing on Californians' Interactions with State Government
Thursday, May 28, 2015
State Capitol, Room 437

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All written testimony submitted electronically is linked below.

    Public Hearing: 9:30 a.m.

    Opening Remarks

    Providing Better Federal Services, Digitally

  1. Hillary Hartley, Co-Founder and Deputy Executive Director, 18F

Increasing the Usefulness of California Health Information Through Open Data

  1. Michael Wilkening, Undersecretary, Program and Fiscal Affairs, California Health and Human Services Agency

Improving the Visitor Experience at California’s State Parks

  1. Karl Knapp, Chief, Facilities Management Division, California Department of Parks and Recreation

Additional material submitted by Mr. Knapp

Improving Visitation at California Correctional Facilities

  1. Jay Virbel, Associate Director, Female Offender Programs and Services, Division of Adult Institutions, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation

Improving Access to Birth, Death, Marriage and Divorce Records

  1. Jim Greene, Deputy Director, Center for Health Statistics and Informatics, California Department of Public Health


Thursday, May 28, 2015
Legislative Counsel Conference Room
925 L Street, Lower Level

(The Commission will consider agenda items I-V at approximately
12:30 p.m.  The precise time will vary depending upon the testimony of witnesses and will be determined at the discretion of the chair.  The Commission will break at 1 p.m. for an advisory committee meeting as part of its Open Meeting Acts study.  The Commission will re-convene its business meeting at approximately 2 p.m.)

  1. Business Meeting Minutes from March 5, March 26 and
    April 28, 2015
  2. Subcommittee Reports/Project Selection
  3. California Open Meeting Acts – Draft Report Discussion
  4. Implementation Activity
  5. Reports from California State Auditor’s Office