Anti-Abortion Agencies Requests (Texas Department of State Health Services)

Shafaq Patel (@shafaqpatel) filed this request with the Texas Department of State Health Services of Texas .
Multi Request Anti-Abortion Agencies Requests
Est. Completion None
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Fix Required

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From: Shafaq Patel (@shafaqpatel)


To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Texas Public Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

Materials related to requests for information regarding abortion services. Please include as responsive:

1. Any public records requests, as well as any provided responses or responsive materials, submitted by groups with a publicly known focus on anti-abortion and pro-life sentiments. Please include but do not limit responsive materials to those referencing the following organizations:
- Pro-Life Action League
- National Right to Life
- Check My Clinic
- The Center for Medical Progress
- Coalition for Life
- Operation Rescue
- Right to Life.

If there is a group, like a local city group, that has this sentiment but was not listed, please also provide their requests as well.

2. All communications, from Jan. 1, 2015 to present day, between your agency and representatives of the following organizations:
- Pro-Life Action League
- National Right to Life
- Check My Clinic
- The Center for Medical Progress
- Coalition for Life
- Operation Rescue
- Right to Life.

3. Any and all requests and documents with following words:
ABORTION
PREGNANCY TERMINATION
TERMINATION OF PREGNANCY
UNBORN BABIES
INDUCED ABORTION
FETAL TISSUE
PARTIAL BIRTH ABORTION
TELEMEDICINE

Let me know if your office has any questions about this request.

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 10 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Shafaq Patel (@shafaqpatel)

From: Texas Department of State Health Services

Shafaq Patel,

You must submit your open records request to OpenRecords@dshs.texas.gov<mailto:OpenRecords@dshs.texas.gov>.

Thank you,
Amanda Brown
DSHS Open Records

From: Texas Department of State Health Services

Shafaq,

I wanted to let you know we received this request. It went to the wrong email box, so it took a while for it to make its way to the open records folks, but they're working on it now.

Chris

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Chris Van Deusen
Director of Media Relations
Texas Dept. of State Health Services
(w) 512-776-7119 | (m) 512-844-0754

From: Texas Department of State Health Services

Hi, Shafaq. In the attached email from July 26, our open records folks over at the Health and Human Services Commission indicated you'd need to submit your request to OpenRecords@dshs.texas.gov<mailto:OpenRecords@dshs.texas.gov>. Do you intend to re-submit it?

Chris

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Chris Van Deusen
Director of Media Relations
Texas Dept. of State Health Services
(w) 512-776-7119 | (m) 512-844-0754

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