Texans for Accountable GovernmentC/o Trey Reginelli1306 Baronets TrlAustin, TX 78753 November 18, 2009San Antonio Police DepartmentRecords OfficeP.O. Box 839948San Antonio, TX 78283Re: Public Information Act RequestDear Sir or Madam:This letter constitutes a request under the under the Public Information Act of Texas(Texas Government Code, Chapter 552) on behalf of Texans for AccountableGovernment (TAG) for the .
Request for Waiver of Charges
The TPIA states in part that, “[a] governmental body shall provide a copy of publicinformation without charge or at a reduced charge” if “providing the copy of theinformation primarily benefits the general public.” Tex. Gov’t Code Ann. § 552.267(2007). Providing the requested documents to Texans for Accountable Government benefits the general public because TAG is a non-profit organization that promotes the protection of civil liberties and government transparency. Fusion centers are a large partof the current national discussion of these issues, and the requested documents areinstrumental in the implementation and operation of fusion centers.
Request for Production Within 10 Days