April 2013 Open Records Request Summary

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Open Records requests from April 2013
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Open records information provided by the Office of the Governor in April 2013

- On average, responses were provided within 13 days

On April 5, 2013, Laurie Linhart, Drake University, requested the accompanying materials with the Board of Parole’s recommendation for commutation of Rasberry Williams. On April 8, 2013, our office provided 129 pages in hard copy. Documents were withheld pursuant to Iowa Code sections 22.7(5), 22.7(18), 904.602(2), and 904(2)(c). There was a charge of $11.90 for copies.

On March 22, 2013, Harvey Harrison, Des Moines, Iowa, requested copies of all requests for voting rights and all correspondence from the State in response from January 14, 2011 – March 10, 2013. On April 11, 2013, our office provided 454 pages in hard copy. Documents were withheld pursuant to Iowa Code sections 22.7(18) and 22.7(5). There was a charge of $44.40 for copies and $33 for staff review time.

On March 25, 2013, Tarah Heinzen, Environmental Integrity Project, requested documents regarding, “‘CAFO’ and ‘NPDES’ and ‘DNR and work plan and EPA’ and ‘DNR and inspectors,’” from July 12, 2012 to March 14, 2013. On April 26, 2013, our office provided a CD containing 68 emails with attachments and 125 pages in hard copy. Two documents were withheld. There was a charge of $11.50 for copies.

On April 30, 2013, Paula Dierenfeld, Nyemaster Law Firm, requested, “The applications of the individuals appointed to the Interoperability Board.” On April 30, 2013, our office nine (9) pages in hard copy. There was no charge for this request.