New York Department of Health Coronavirus Records

Louise Matsakis filed this request with the New York State Department of Health of New York.
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From: Louise Matsakis

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York Freedom of Information Law, I hereby request the following records:

All electronic communications, including attachments, sent or received by representatives of the New York State Department of Health and representatives of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Please limit your search to records created between February 1, 2020 and March 11, 2020 and that contain the words "coronavirus" or "Covid-19."

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 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Louise Matsakis

From: New York State Department of Health

Good afternoon -

Attached is the Department of Health's response to your Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) request #20-03-170.

Records Access Office
New York State Department of Health
Corning Tower, Rm 2364
Albany, NY 12237
P: (518) 474-8734
F: (518) 486-9144