Yes, if the finance committee is appointed by the selectboard (or school board) then it must comply with open meeting laws.


Best Regards, kathy


Kathleen  S. DeWolfe

Director of Elections & Campaign Finance

Office of the Secretary of State

26 Terrace St.

Montpelier, VT 05609-1101

(802) 828-2304

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Hello,  Is an appointed finance committee subject to the open meeting laws?  i.e.  agenda, minutes and holding their meetings in a public place, not someone's house?  thanks,  Nancy