Executive Order

Executive Order No. 108: Amendment to Executive Order no. 75, Public access to public records under the Freedom of Information Act

Date: 07/03/1974
Issuer: Francis W. Sargent
Amending: Executive Order 75

Table of Contents

WHEREAS, Chapter 1050 of the Acts of 1973 has further defined the availability of public records and is the law of the Commonwealth; and

WHEREAS, Executive Order No. 75 ought reflect the policy of the Commonwealth as expressed in said Chapter 1050;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Francis W. Sargent, Governor of the Commonwealth, by virtue of the authority vested in me as Supreme Executive Magistrate, do hereby order that:

1. Paragraph 3 of said Executive Order No. 75 is hereby amended by inserting, in line 3, after the word "are", the words:- not "public records" as defined in Section 7 of Chapter 4 of the General Laws and are.

2. Clause g of said paragraph 3 is hereby amended by inserting, in line 3, after the word "privacy", the word:- or.

Given at the Executive Chamber in Boston this third day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and seventy four and of the Independence of the United States of America, the one hundred and ninety-eighth.

Francis W. Sargent

Governor

Commonwealth of Massachusetts

John F.X. Davoren

Secretary of the Commonwealth

Contact for No. 108: Amendment to Executive Order no. 75, Public access to public records under the Freedom of Information Act

Feedback