Appendix E -- Grading compliance

Grades for Basic Information Availability—Items Required by Law

Grade of F— 3 public bodies that have no online information (compared to last year’s review showing 5 public bodies without any online information)

  • Judicial Disabilities and Tenure Commission
  • Rental Housing Commission
  • Real Property Tax Appeals Commission

Grade of D—2 public bodies with almost no information (compared to last year’s review showing 3 public bodies with almost no information)

  • Public Employee Relations Board (only posted notices; does not indicate closed/open meeting)
  • Board of Directors of Washington Convention and Sport Authority (posts dates of meetings only)

Grade of C—10 public bodies with much missing information (compared to last year’s review showing 8 public bodies with much missing information)

  • Contract Appeals Board (no full records or minutes)
  • Eastern Market Advisory Committee (posts notices, agendas, and minutes, but notice calendar is broken)
  • Education Licensure Commission (complete notices but few agendas and no minutes/records; missing statutory bases for closure and record of vote to close)
  • Board of Elections and Ethics (complete notices, almost complete agendas; no minutes/records)
  • Employee Appeals Board (no notices, but complete agendas; we determined meeting numbers using minutes; missing record of vote to close)Housing Authority Commission (missing agendas and most minutes)
  • Commission on Human Rights (agendas and minutes too similar; missing past notices)
  • Medicine Board (no full records or minutes)
  • Public Charter School Board (posts full minutes but missing all past notices)
  • Taxi Commission (missing statutory bases of closing and record of vote to close; missing almost all minutes)

Grade of B—7 public bodies with significant information but missing other data (compared to last year’s review showing 7 public bodies with some missing data)

  • Alcoholic Beverage Control Board (almost in full compliance; missing a few notices, records/minutes)
  • Corrections Information Council (missing minutes and/or records)
  • Library Board of Trustees (missing some agendas, minutes)
  • Police Complaints Board (missing notices and one statutory basis of closing)
  • Public Service Commission (missing a few agendas and records)
  • State Board of Education (missing several records)
  • UDC Board of Trustees (missing an agenda, one statutory basis of closing, and two records)

Grade of A—1 public body with full data

  • Historic Preservation Board