The results of the FOI audit conducted in November 2002 are available
as an Excel spreadsheet. If you have Excel on your computer but
are unfamiliar with how to use it, read this
MFOIC Audit Report,
its associated appendices and the
are in Microsoft Word format.
In reviewing the data in the spreadsheets, and in particular
where there appears to be a denial of access to public information,
please pay careful attention to the reasons listed for denial. These
distinctions of denial, as opposed to a strictly black-and-white
perspective, are discussed more fully in the report.
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MFOIC Audit Report
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Appendix D-Sample policies
Spreadsheets (zipped up for your downloading convenience)
of FOI requests made through the mail (right click and choose
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Results of FOI requests made in person (right click and
choose Save Target As...)
If you have any questions concerning the results or procedures
of the survey, please contact either
Irwin Gratz (for the mailed requests) or
Judy Meyer (for the requests made in person). We would also
appreciate hearing from you with any comments concerning Maine's
first FOI audit. Please feel free to post your comments
Thank you very much.
Report on Public Records Follow-up Audit. - Conducted May 3, 2006