Policy

Coalition of government watchdogs asks Gov. Cuomo to sign FOIL reform bill
Policy

Coalition of government watchdogs asks Gov. Cuomo to sign FOIL reform bill

A coalition of 20 state and national government watchdogs is calling on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to sign legislation reforming the state’s Freedom of Information Law. The bill, A.2750-a/S.2392-a, would award attorney’s fees to plaintiffs in a FOIL case where a judge determines an agency failed to properly disclose request documents. […]