INFORMATION: SB 563 (Committee on Transportation and Housing) would permit meetings of the board of directors of a common interest development association (gated community, condo, etc.) to be conducted by teleconference, as specified. The bill would require that the notice of a teleconference meeting identify at least one physical location so that members of the association may attend and would require that at least one member of the board of directors be present there. The bill would prohibit the board of directors from taking action on any item of business outside of a meeting, and would prohibit the board from conducting a meeting via a series of electronic transmissions, such as electronic mail, except to conduct an emergency meeting, as specified.


STATUS: Signed into law.