Bulletproof shelters for schools (Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education)

Erik Franco filed this request with the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education of Missouri.
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From: Erik Franco


To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the The Missouri Sunshine Law, I hereby request the following records:

All memos, budgets, proposed budgets, presentations, and emails from the dates 01/01/2012 to 04/09/18 mentioning the use of, spending on, and/or consideration of bulletproof shelters for use in schools in the state.

An example of one such company that produces bulletproof shelters is the company called Shelter in Place (http://shelterinplace.com/pricing), mentioned in this local media report, among others covered in the press in various states: http://abc7ny.com/is-this-bulletproof-school-shelter-the-new-normal/3160640/

I am a member of the press and therefore request that fees be waived.

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.

Sincerely,

Erik Franco

From: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Dear Erik Franco,

This is email is in response to your August 2, 2018, Sunshine Law request and August 6, 2018, follow-up email.
Your request is as follows:
Pursuant to the The Missouri Sunshine Law, I hereby request the following records:
All memos, budgets, proposed budgets, presentations, and emails from the dates 01/01/2012 to 04/09/18 mentioning the use of, spending on, and/or consideration of bulletproof shelters for use in schools in the state.
An example of one such company that produces bulletproof shelters is the company called Shelter in Place (http://shelterinplace.com/pricing), mentioned in this local media report, among others covered in the press in various states: http://abc7ny.com/is-this-bulletproof-school-shelter-the-new-normal/3160640/
I am a member of the press and therefore request that fees be waived.
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.
On April 9, 2018, we received a request from you for records that was addressed to the Department of Education, PRA, Office, 359 N West Street, Jackson, MS 39201 and pursuant to the Mississippi Public Records Act. We responded to that request on April 9, 2018. Our office cannot find any record of a Sunshine Law request from you, for the above stated documents, dated May 6, 2018.
In response to your August 2, 2018, Sunshine Law request, the department does not have any records responsive to your request. Please note that pursuant to Section 610.023.3, RSMo, a public governmental body has three business days to respond to a request for records.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.
Respectfully,
Sarah G. Madden
Coordinator, Legal Services
Governmental Affairs
Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Office: 573-751-3527
dese.mo.gov

From: Erik Franco

Hi,

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

Sincerely,
Erik Franco

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