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What is a government record?

A government record is a record that has a government purpose and that is held by a public agency.  Under OPRA, the "physical record" includes any paper, written or printed book, document, drawing, map, plan, photograph, microfilm, data-processed or image-processed document, and information stored or maintained electronically or by sound recording.
Updated 4/12/2011 11:53 AM
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