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California Attorney General Open Meetings.- includes the Attorney General's 2003 pamphlet, The Brown Act, Open Meetings for Local Legislative Bodies [PDF 817 kb / 14 pg]., which summarizes the open meeting law for local boards and commissions.
Pamphlet: The ABCs of Open Government Laws by the Institute for Local Government.- This handy pamphlet provides a plain-language explanation of the Brown Act.