The Public Information Act protects the ability of the citizens to access information maintained by governmental bodies and obtain a more complete understanding of how their government works.
The Office of the Attorney General works to ensure governmental bodies in Texas remain open and accountable to the people they serve because open government elevates the public to their proper role as partners in leadership with governmental bodies.
Requesting public information is simple. Here's what you need to know to make a successful Public Information Act (PIA) request.
Search and review previous Attorney General decisions and rulings.
How to properly assess costs for responding to a PIA request.
How to properly address complaints.
Do you need to take the Public Information Act Training? Here's what you need to know.
Do you need to take the Open Meetings Act Training? Here's what you need to know.