|Submitted||March 7, 2018|
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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:
Any records regarding any sexual harassment complaints and/or settlements involving the New York State Senate from 2007-2012.
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.
March 14, 2018
Mr. Jon Black
DEPT MR 50287
411A Highland Ave.
Somerville, MA 02144-2516
Dear Mr. Black:
This is to acknowledge receipt of your email dated March 7, 2018
pursuant to the Freedom of Information Law.
You are requesting … “ any records regarding any sexual harassment
complaints and/or settlements involving the New York State Senate from 2007
– 2012 … ”.
Please be advised the records you request, if the records even exist,
are not subject to disclosure pursuant to Senate Rules.
I have attached a copy of the Senate’s Rules and Regulations Relating
to the Public Inspection and Copying of Legislative Records for your
Francis W. Patience
Secretary of the Senate
(See attached file: Rules and Regulations March 2013.pdf)