Joe Straus's Official Calendars, June 2014 - January 2015

E.C. Crum filed this request with the Texas House of Representatives of Texas.

It is a clone of this request.



From: E.C. Crum

To Whom It May Concern:

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

A copy of the calendar(s) with events maintained by the Office of Joe Straus and used as reference for the daily agenda of Representative Joe Straus from June 2014 through the date this request is processed. Pursuant to section 1.1.013 of the Texas State Records Retention Schedule, calendars and appointment records are public records and required to be retained.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, 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.


E.C. Crum

From: Frank Battle

Attached please find the information we have that is responsive to your request. We have redacted: 1) calendar entries made confidential by Section 306.003, Government Code; and 2) personal calendar entries that do not fall within the definition of "public information" under the Public Information Act.