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Access principles for state and local government information

Ronald L. Plesser

Access principles for state and local government information

an analysis

by Ronald L. Plesser

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Published by Information Industry Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Freedom of information -- United States.,
  • Government information -- United States.,
  • Freedom of information -- United States -- States.,
  • Government information -- United States -- States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Ronald L. Plesser, Emilio W. Cividanes.
    ContributionsCividanes, Emilio W., Information Industry Association.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 26 p. ;
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20172176M

    This resource provides access thousands of web sites with government or statistical information. Users can browse or search the site. Government Documents (University of Tennessee at Knoxville) This site provides helpful links to federal, state, and local government information, as well as special topics and links to documents by subject. Select a state on the CDC's U.S. map of coronavirus cases for details on the virus in that state. Local COVID Testing Locations and Health Information. Visit your state health department website or check with your county or local health department for testing locations and the latest coronavirus information, resources, and guidance.

    If you are seeking records held by the United States government, you will need to become familiar with the Freedom of Information Act ("FOIA"), which was enacted in FOIA provides access to the public records of all departments, agencies, and offices of the Executive Branch of the federal government, including the Executive Office of the President. A local government website is one of these services. Approximately % of the U.S. population (57million people) have some type of disability which impairs their online access. These citizens need access to their local government websites to get information, work and communicate.

    A government is the system or group of people governing an organized community, often a state.. In the case of its broad associative definition, government normally consists of legislature, executive, and ment is a means by which organizational policies are enforced, as well as a mechanism for determining government has a kind of constitution, a statement of its. access to the jurisdiction’s financial information. General purpose external financial reporting typically is governed by generally accepted accounting prin-ciples. Three communications meth-ods1 are used to present information in general purpose external financial reporting: display, disclosure, and sup-porting information. Size: KB.


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