State House committee passes bill that limits fees for public records

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Wed November 13, 2013

State House committee passes bill that limits fees for public records

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Public bodies oppose the bills, media organizations and watchdog groups support meausre
LANSING - Public bodies would be limited in what they could charge for copying public records under the Freedom of Information Act under a bill passed by a House committee Tuesday. The bill would allow public bodies to charge $0.10 per page for documents requested by anyone under the Freedom of Information Act.