What can we help you find today?

Sample Resolution Adopting a Public Records Policy

Print This PagePrint This Page Send by EmailSend by Email
Reviewed Date: November 02, 2017

Original Author: 
O'Hara, Stephanie
Date Created: 
Nov 2, 2017


Subjects:
Records management--Open records
Records management--Open records--Municipal resolutions
Records management
Records management--Municipal resolutions
Records management--Open records--Laws and regulations
Forms
Forms--Municipal
Municipal government--Municipal resolutions

Sample Resolution Adopting a Public Records Policy

Summary: 
MTAS created a sample resolution for Tennessee municipalities to use in order to adopt a public records policy that will provide economical and efficient access to public records as provided under the Tennessee Public Records Act ('TPRA') in Tenn. Code Ann. ' 10-7-501, et seq. by July 1, 2017. The sample resolution adopting a public records policy includes a public records policy, a public records request form, and a public record request response form. (updated 11/2/2017)

Attachment(s):

About Our Knowledgebase

MTAS letters and publications were written based upon the law at the time and/or a specific sets of facts. The laws referenced in the letters and publications may have changed and/or the technical advice provided may not be applicable to your city or circumstances. Always consult with your city attorney or an MTAS consultant before taking any action based on information contained in this database.