Right to Know Law:
Governor Edward G. Rendell signed the new Right-To-Know law on February 14, 2008 fundamentally changing the way people access public records of their government. This webpage has been created in response to that law, which fully took effect January 1, 2009. For more information about the law, click here.
All requests for information from the Indiana Area School District under the Right to Know law should be directed to the Indiana Area School District Open-Records Officer:
501 East Pike
Indiana, PA 15701
The following fee structure is in place for all requests under the Right to Know law:
|A “photocopy” is either a single-sided copy or one side of a double-sided black and white copy of a standard 8.5’ x 11” page|| $0.25 a page|
|Certification of a Record||$1 per record|
|Specialized documents(For example, blue prints,color prints, non-standard size documents)||actual cost for postage|
Prepayment: Prior to granting a request for access in accordance with this Act, an agency may require a requester to prepay an estimate of the fees authorized under this section if the fees required to fulfill the request are expected to exceed $100.
Once the request is fulfilled and prepared for release, the fees must be collected before the release of the records.
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Office of Open Records:
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Office of Open RecordsCommonwealth Keystone Building400 North Street, 4th FloorHarrisburg, PA 17120-0225PHONE: 717-346-9903FAX: 717-425-5343EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.orgWEBSITE: http://openrecords.state.pa.us
The uniform request form developed by the Office of Open Records can be found at http://openrecords.state.pa.us.