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Agencies and municipalities are required to designate 1 or more Records Access Officer (RAO).

The RAO has a duty to:

    • Coordinate the agency's or municipality's response to requests for access to public records;

    • Assist individuals seeking public records in identifying the records requested;

    • Assist the custodian of records in preserving public records; and

    • Prepare guidelines that enable requestors to make informed requests.