California DMV and Cybertruck

Louise Matsakis filed this request with the Department of Motor Vehicles of California.
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From: Louise Matsakis


To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

Any documents related to the Department of Motor Vehicles and the Tesla "Cybertruck". This request includes, but is not limited to, data, safety reports, presentations, permits, applications, schedules, schematics, budget documents, and correspondence between any DMV agency, employee or representative pertaining to or with the Tesla Cybertruck, Tesla's recently announced all-electric battery-powered light commercial vehicle.

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 10 calendar days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Louise Matsakis

From: Department of Motor Vehicles

Hello,

I forwarded your follow-up to the attorney assigned to your request. For future reference, please send e-mailed Public Record Act requests to Joseph Chapman, Assistant Chief Counsel, at Joseph.Chapman@dmv.ca.gov<mailto:Joseph.Chapman@dmv.ca.gov>.

Michael Rand, Attorney
Department of Motor Vehicles
Legal Affairs Division
Tel: (916) 657-6469
Fax: (916) 657-6243

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From: Department of Motor Vehicles

December 20, 2019

Louise Matsakis
MuckRock News

Re: Public Records Act Request
19-01681

Dear Ms. Matsakis:

The California Department of Motor Vehicles acknowledges receipt of your email dated and received on December 10, 2019, requesting the following records pursuant to the California Public Records Act (Government Code section 6250 et seq.).

"Any documents related to the Department of Motor Vehicles and the Tesla "Cybertruck". This request includes, but not limited to, data, safety reports, presentations, permits, applications, schedules, schematics, budget documents, and correspondence between any DMV agency, employee or representative pertaining to or with the Tesla Cybertruck, Tesla's recently announced all-electric battery-powered light commercial vehicles."

There are no identifiable documents responsive to your request.

Sincerely,

Emily Bisnett
Attorney
Department of Motor Vehicles
Legal Affairs Division
2415 1st Avenue, MS-C128
Sacramento, CA 95818
Tel: 916-657-6469
Fax: 916-657-6243

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From: Louise Matsakis

Hi,

Thanks so much for your help with this request! I really appreciate it.

Sincerely,
Louise Matsakis

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