Under state regulations AS 40.25.220, an individual, private corporation, political subdivision, government agency, municipality, partnership, association, firm, trust, estate, or any other entity whatsoever have the right to submit a request to the state agency for information. As of June 1, 2022, DOC will comply with AS 40.25.110 and AS 40.25.115.
The state agency's records must be disclosed to the requester in a timely manner provided the requested records are not:
- Covered under a valid Alaska or federal statute or regulation, or by privilege, exemption, or principle recognized by the courts, or by an agency protective order authorized by law.
- Infringing on the rights of any other person or entity.
- Impairing the functions of any agency.
Copies of records and mailing costs are provided at the requester's expense.