City Of Houston Homeless (Houston Legal Department)

Chris Adkins filed this request with the Houston Legal Department of Houston, TX.
Multi Request City Of Houston Homeless
Due Aug. 27, 2019
Est. Completion None
Status
Awaiting Response

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From: Chris Adkins


To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Texas Public Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

I request that a copy of the following documents and electronic communications of any and all policies, directives, or other guiding material containing any of the following information be provided to me regarding all of the following categories related homeless citizen in the City Of Houston : Police Interaction, Transportation, Housing, Arrest, legal prosecution.

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 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Chris Adkins

From: Houston Legal Department

Dear Mr. Adkins:

We are in receipt of your request. However, your request is overly vague. Please clarify what you mean by guiding materials. Are you referring to the enforcement of the categories you mentioned below? Furthermore, please provide us with a timeframe that you want this information.

Please note that Section 552.222(d) of the Texas Government Code authorizes the City to consider your public information request withdrawn as a matter of law if you do not respond in writing to this request for clarification within 61 days from the date of this correspondence.

Sincerely,

General Counsel Section
City of Houston Legal Department

From: Chris Adkins

Thank you for the response. Yes, I am referencing the enforcement of those categories. I do not want to burden the department, I would consider 10 business days from 8/13/19 to be a reasonable amount of time. I would expect completion on 8/27/19.

From: Houston Legal Department

We apologize for the confusion, but when we asked for the timeframe that you want this information, we were asking if you are looking for records within a particular time period. For example, do you want records from this year or the last 5 years, etc.? Please clarify if there a particular time period that you are seeking records.

Please note that Section 552.222(d) of the Texas Government Code authorizes the City to consider your public information request withdrawn as a matter of law if you do not respond in writing to this request for clarification within 61 days from the date of this correspondence.
Sincerely,

General Counsel Section
City of Houston Legal Department

From: Chris Adkins

Please include records dating back to January 1st, 2002.

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