Idaho FOI Resources

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Idahoans for Openness in Government (NFOIC Affiliate)
2601 Hillway Drive
Boise, ID 83702
Contact: Betsy Z. Russell, Board Member, The Spokesman-Review
http://www.openidaho.org/
Phone (208) 336-2854
Email bzrussell@gmail.com

QUICK FOI INFORMATION

Open Meetings Law Idaho Code §67-2341 et seq.
Closed: Personnel matters; labor negotiations; matters of competitive trade or commerce with other states or nations; and pending or probable litigation.

Open Records Law Idaho Code §9-337 et seq.
Exempt: 40 exemptions, check code citation.

CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF IDAHO

 

Users Guide to Idaho Open Government Laws (an IDOG project)

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FOI HOTLINE

Idahoans for Openness in Government
(208) 336-2854
Contact: Betsey Russell
http://www.openidaho.org
"Idahoans for Openness in Government, or IDOG, is a broad-based, non-profit coalition for open government. Like similar coalitions in more than 40 other states, IDOG’s mission is to promote open government and freedom of information. IDOG’s board includes people from inside and outside of government, the media, civic organizations and more."

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CONTACTS

Office of the Attorney General
700 W. Jefferson Street
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720
Phone (208) 334-2400
Fax (208) 334-2530
http://www2.state.id.us/ag/

State Bar Association
The Law Center
525 West Jefferson Street
Boise, ID 83702
Phone (208) 334-4500
Fax (208) 334-4515
http://www2.state.id.us/ISB/

State Sunshine Chair
Betsy Z. Russell, Board Member, The Spokesman-Review
http://www.openidaho.org/
Phone (208) 336-2854
Email bzrussell@gmail.com

Idaho Newspaper Association
PMB 203, 5120 W. Overland Rd.
Boise, ID 83705
Phone (208) 375-0733
Fax (208) 375-0914
http://www.idahopapers.com/

Tom Grote
The Star-News
1000 First Street
McCall, ID 83638
Work (208) 634-2123
Fax (208) 634-4950

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FORM LETTERS

The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press
1101 Wilson Blvd., Suite 1100
Arlington, Virginia 22209
Phone (800) 336-4243 or (703) 807-2100
Email rcfp@rcfp.org
FOIA Letter Generator

 

Student Press Law Center
1101 Wilson Blvd., Suite 1100
Arlington, Virginia 22209
Phone (703) 807-1904
Email splc@splc.org
Request Letter Generator

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PUBLICATIONS

Open Government Guide from the
Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

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