NY Prohibited Books and Periodicals

Alec Shea filed this request with the Department of Corrections and Community Supervision of New York.
Tracking # CO-0789E-17
Due Aug. 16, 2017
Est. Completion Sept. 7, 2017
Awaiting Response


From: Alec Shea

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (1977 N.Y. Laws ch. 933), I hereby request the following records:

All lists of books and periodicals that are prohibited in New York prisons

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.


Alec Shea

From: Doccs.sm.DoccsFoilUnit

Andrew m. cuomo

Acting Commissioner

This is in response to your email requesting records under the New York State Freedom of Information Law.

We are attempting to determine what, if any, records are available concerning your request. We anticipate a reply should be forwarded to you by September 7, 2017.

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