19-6-2 Executive session. The commis-
sion shall meet in executive session to consider
those matters required by relevant law to be con-
fidential. Attendance shall be limited to commis-
sion members, authorized staff, and such wit-
nesses or other persons and their respective
counsel as are allowed by the commission, at the
time scheduled for their appearance. Any party
may request at any time during the course of a
public proceeding that the commission close the
proceedings to the public. For good cause found
within the meaning of the relevant law requiring
confidentiality, the commission may adjourn into
executive session for consideration of those mat-
ters required to be kept confidential. The com-
mission upon its own motion for such purpose and
upon such a finding may adjourn a public pro-
ceeding into an executive session. (Authorized by
K.S.A. 1976 Supp. 25-4119a, 46-253; effective, E-
76-52, Oct. 24, 1975; effective, E-77-20, May 1,
1976; effective Feb. 15, 1977.)