Delaware Coalition For Open Government

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Delaware Freedom of Information Act


“In the four decades since the Freedom of Information Act was passed . . .

it has become one of our greatest democratic reforms, allowing citizens to

hold the government accountable by scrutinizing public documents and

records. It’s our national sunshine law.”

                                                               Corpus Christi Caller-Times Editorial

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What We Do

  • Work with the Attorney General on enforcement of the FOI law.
  • Work cooperatively on access with all branches and levels of government.
  • Offer programs that bring people together to talk about access issues.
  • Survey our legislators on the level of their support for open government.
  • Seek to inform and aid those experiencing difficulty gaining access to information from their state and local governments.
  • Serve as a resource for FOIA filings and related lawsuits.
  • Take part in national recognition of Sunshine Week.
  • Answer questions and provide resources online.