|Submitted||Nov. 12, 2017|
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To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”), Ark. Code Ann. § § 25-19-101 to 25-19-109, I hereby request the following records:
A spreadsheet of Medicaid claims for treatment of Dissociative Identity Disorder (DSM-5 300.14, ICD-10 F44.81).
The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.
In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.
Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 3 business days, as the statute requires.
To Whom It May Concern:
I wanted to follow up on the following Arkansas Freedom of Information Act request, copied below, and originally submitted on Nov. 12, 2017. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.
Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.
Good morning, Mr. Anderson:
I am in receipt of your FOIA request. According to Arkansas law, the Arkansas FOIA is available to citizens of the State of Arkansas. See Ark. Code Ann. § 25-19-105(a)(1)(A). According to the address on your signature block, you are not a citizen of this state and your request is hereby denied.
Legal Services Specialist
Arkansas Department of Human Services
Office of Chief Counsel-Privacy Office
PO Box 1437-Slot S260
Little Rock, Arkansas 72203
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