Code of Maryland Regulations
Chapter 09.01.04 - Public Information Act Requests - Review of the Denial

Universal Citation: MD Code Reg Review of the Denial

A. If the custodian denies a request to inspect or copy a public record of the Department, the applicant may file an action for judicial enforcement under General Provisions Article, § 4-362, Annotated Code of Maryland, without pursuing the remedies set forth in §§ B and C of this regulation.

B. If the custodian charges a fee of more than $350 under Regulation .12 of this chapter, the applicant may, within 90 days after the date the fee is imposed, file a written complaint with the Board under General Provisions Article, § 4-1A-05(a), Annotated Code of Maryland.

C. The applicant and the custodian may contact the Public Access Ombudsman to resolve, under General Provisions Article, Title 4, Subtitle 1B, Annotated Code of Maryland, a dispute relating to a request for public records.

(Regulations .08 adopted as an emergency provision effective August 6, 1982 (9:18 Md. R. 1795); emergency status extended at 10:1 Md. R. 19; adopted permanently effective February 4, 1983 (10:2 Md. R. 109); amended and recodified from .11 effective 44:25 Md. R. 1180, eff. 12/18/2017)
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