Definition of sunshine law in English:

sunshine law

Syllabification: sun·shine law

noun

US
  • A law requiring certain proceedings of government agencies to be open or available to the public.
    More example sentences
    • The people of Taiwan had high expectations about the disclosure law, often called the ‘sunshine law.’
    • Nor have any criteria been established for withholding and protecting the information,’ he says, referring both to federal and state governments, which have sunshine laws requiring public disclosure.
    • Board members, in particular, view sunshine laws as having enhanced public confidence in the work of their boards.

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