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Public Records Request

  1. Request to Inspect Public Records

  2. Pursuant to the Kentucky Open Records Act (“the Act”), KRS 61.870 et seq., the undersigned requests to inspect the public records which are described below.

    1. A determination will be made within five (5) business days from the date an application is received.

    2. The City of Richmond charges 10 cents per released page. For electronic documents placed on a compact disc or USB flash drive, the cost is approximately $10.

  3. Statement regarding the use of public records.

    KRS 61.870(4) defines “commercial purpose” as “the direct or indirect use of any part of a public record or records, in any form, for sale, resale, solicitation, rent, or lease of a service, or any use by which the user expects a profit either through commission, salary, or fee.” However, “commercial purpose” does not include the publication or related use of the public record by a newspaper or periodical, by a radio or television station in its news or informational program, or by use in the prosecution or defense of litigation by the parties to such an action or their attorney.

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  5. Statement regarding residency*

    I further state that I am a resident of Kentucky because I am (please check one):

  6. By checking the "I agree" box below, you agree and acknowledge that 1) your application will not be signed in the sense of a traditional paper document, 2) by signing in this alternate manner, you authorize your electronic signature to be valid and binding upon you to the same force and effect as a handwritten signature, and 3) you may still be required to provide a traditional signature at a later date.

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  9. Pursuant to KRS 61.876(4), the Office of Attorney General has promulgated by administrative regulation this form. See 40 KAR 1:040.
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