Postage and envelope costs

Andrew Quemere filed this request with the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Public Records Division of Massachusetts.
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From: Andrew Quemere

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, M.G.L. c.66, §10, I hereby request the following records:

Data on expenditures by the Public Records Division for postage and envelopes from January 2010 through December 2015.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

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.


Andrew Quemere

From: Chung, Cassandra (SEC)

Dear Mr. Quemere,

We have received your public records request dated August 22, 2016:

“Data on expenditures by the Public Records Division for postage and envelopes from January 2010 through December 2015.”

There are no records that break down this expense by division. We can provide information for entire Secretary of State Office as a whole if that is what you are looking for. Feel free to give me a call if you have further questions.

Thank you.

Cassandra Chung

Secretary of the Commonwealth
Public Records Division
One Ashburton Place, Room 1719
Boston, MA 02108-1512
Tel (617) 727-2836
Fax (617) 727-5914

From: Andrew Quemere


Please consider this request closed.

Yours truly,
Andrew Quemere


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