FOI Laws

Name Government(s) Response required in:
The District of Columbia Freedom of Information Act, or FOIA, DC Code §§ 2-531-539 District of Columbia
15 days
Minnesota Data Practices Act § 13.01 et seq. Minnesota
Reasonable amount of time
Florida Sunshine Law, Fla. Stat. sec. 119.01 et. seq. Florida
Reasonable amount of time
The Freedom of Information Act United States of America
20 days
Wyoming Sunshine Law, §16-4-201 et seq. Wyoming
Reasonable amount of time
South Dakota Sunshine Law, §1-27-1 et seq. South Dakota
Reasonable amount of time
Oregon Public Records Law, §192.410 et seq. Oregon
Reasonable amount of time
Oklahoma Open Records Act, 51 §24A.1 et seq. Oklahoma
Reasonable amount of time
Ohio Open Records Law, §149.43 et seq. Ohio
Reasonable amount of time
North Dakota Open Records Statute, N.D.C.C. §44-04-18 et seq. North Dakota
Reasonable amount of time
Nevada Open Records Act § 239 et seq. Nevada
Reasonable amount of time
Montana Public Records Act § 2-6-101 et seq. Montana
Reasonable amount of time
Delaware Freedom of Information Act § 100001 et seq. Delaware
Reasonable amount of time
Arizona Public Records Law § 39.101 et seq. Arizona
Reasonable amount of time
Alaska Open Records Law, A.S. Code § 40-25-110 et seq. Alaska
Reasonable amount of time
Alabama Open Records Law § 36-12-40 et seq. Alabama
Reasonable amount of time
North Carolina Public Records Law, G.S. §132-1. North Carolina
Reasonable amount of time
Maryland Public Information Act § 10-611 et seq. Maryland
30 days
Iowa Open Records Law § 22.1 et seq. Iowa
20 days
South Carolina Freedom of Information Act, §30-4-10 et seq. South Carolina
15 days
Mississippi Public Records Act § 25-61-1 et seq. Mississippi
14 days
Massachusetts Public Records Act § 66-10 et seq. Massachusetts
10 days
Hawaii Open Records Law § 91-1 et seq. Hawaii
10 days
California Public Records Act § 6250 et seq. California
10 days
Texas Public Information Act, §6252-17a et seq. Texas
10 days
Indiana Access to Public Records Act § 5-14-3-1 et seq. Indiana
7 days
Tennessee Open Records Act, §10-7-503 et seq. Tennessee
7 days
Rhode Island Access to Public Records Act, §38-2-1 et seq. Rhode Island
7 days
New Jersey Open Public Records Act, N.J.S.A. 47:1A-1 et seq. New Jersey
7 days
Maine Freedom of Access Act § 402 et seq. Maine
5 days
Illinois Freedom of Information Act, 5 ILCS 140 Illinois
5 days
Wisconsin Open Records Law, §19.31 et seq. Wisconsin
Reasonable amount of time
West Virginia Freedom of Information Act, §29-B-1-1 et seq. West Virginia
5 days
Washington Public Records Act, §42.56 et seq. Washington
5 days
Virginia Freedom of Information Act, §2.2-3700 to 2.2-3714 Virginia
5 days
Utah Government Records Access and Management Act, §63-2-101 et seq. Utah
5 days
Pennsylvania Right to Know Law, 65 §66.1 et seq. Pennsylvania
5 days
New York Freedom of Information Law, N.Y. Pub. Off. Law sec. 84 et seq. New York
5 days
New Hampshire Right to Know Law R.S.A. Ch. 01-A et seq. New Hampshire
5 days
Michigan Freedom of Information Act § 15.231 et seq. Michigan
5 days
Nebraska Public Records Law § 84-712 et seq. Nebraska
4 days
Connecticut Freedom of Information Act § 1-200 et seq. Connecticut
4 days
Louisiana Public Records Act § 44:1 et seq. Louisiana
3 days
Kentucky Open Records Act § 61.872 et seq. Kentucky
3 days
Kansas Open Records Act § 45-215 et seq. Kansas
3 days
Idaho Public Records Act § 9-337 et seq. Idaho
3 days
Georgia Open Records Act § 50.18.70 et seq. Georgia
3 days
New Mexico Inspection of Public Records Act, 14-2-1 NMSA 1978 et seq. New Mexico
3 days
Missouri Sunshine Law § 610.023 et seq. Missouri
3 days
Colorado Open Records Law § 24-72-201 et seq. Colorado
3 days
Arkansas Freedom of Information Act § 25-19-101 et seq. Arkansas
3 days
Vermont Public Records Law, §315 et seq. Vermont
2 days