Posts Tagged ‘Public Records Act’

Requests For Public Records Under FOIA: How Should Local Governments Respond?

Monday, April 25th, 2016

North Carolina local governments occasionally receive requests for records under the wrong law. Here’s an example: Dear FOIA Officer: Pursuant to the federal Freedom of Information Act, 5 U.S.C. § 552, I request access to and copies of the following records… Please waive any applicable fees. Release of the information is in the public interest […]