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Posted on Mar 23, 2016 in Formal Opinions

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As our “grand finale” for Sunshine Week, Hawaii’s Office of Information Practices (OIP) is pleased to announce that it has posted OIP’s Report of State Agencies’ Master UIPA Record Request Year-End Log for FY 2015 on the Reports page of its website at  The Report is based on data provided by 204 agencies from ...
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Posted on Mar 15, 2016 in Featured, What's New

The state Office of Information Practices (OIP) provides the following update of the most important bills affecting the UIPA or Sunshine Law that it has been monitoring, which are still alive at this point in the legislative process: Establish a reasonable duty of care to maintain government records:  S.B. 2294, S.D. 1 passed the Senate ...
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The state Office of Information Practices (OIP) has issued two memorandum opinions regarding exceptions to disclosure under the Uniform Information Practices Act (UIPA).  As informal opinions, the decisions bind the parties, but will not be relied upon as precedent by OIP. In U Memo 16-2, Requester sought access to various records from the Department of ...
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