Wyoming FOIA procedures
Each state varies slightly in the procedures used to gain access to public documents. This article serves to describe specifically the steps used in Wyoming. To read the history and details of Wyoming’s sunshine laws please see Wyoming Sunshine Law
How to request public records in Wyoming
Records requests should be directed to the department in custody of the desired records.
Purpose and use
The law does not require a statement of purpose and does not place any restrictions on the use of records once they have been released to the public.
Who may request public records?
Anyone may request public records in Wyoming. "The custodian of any public records shall allow any person the right of inspection of the records."
- See also: How much do public records cost?
Wyoming law allows fees to be charged for both the cost of duplication as well as the cost of collection and assembly.
- See also: Request response times by state
The Wyoming Sunshine Law does not specify response times.
- Wyoming Statutes, search for 16-4-202(a)
- Wyoming code 16-4-201 on Michie's Legal References
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