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sunshine law

noun
1.
a law requiring a government agency to open its official meetings and records to the general public.
Also called sunshine act.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75, Americanism
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noun

any law that obligates a government body to make its meetings and records accessible to the public

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sunshine

noun

lsd, esp taken as an orange tablet; acid, orange sunshine: powerful as a tab of ''sunshine'' dropped before you step in the cab

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yellow sunshine

[1960s+ Narcotics; fr the yellow orange color]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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