AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE RIGHT TO KNOW LAW.
Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court
113:1 Remedies Related to Access to Public Records. Amend RSA 91-A by
inserting after section 7 the following new section:
91-A:8 Remedies. Any body or agency which, in violation of the provisions
of this chapter, refuses to provide a public document or refuses access to a public
proceeding, to a person who reasonably requests the same, shall be liable for rea-
sonable attorney's fees and costs incurred in making the information available
or the proceeding open to the public provided that court renders final judgment
in favor of such request.
113:2 Effective Date. This act shall take effect sixty days after its passage.
[Approved May 8, 1973.]
[Effective date July 7, 1973.]