Public Records Training

Public Records Training Requirements

Washington’s open government requirements are in state law.  Open public records laws are in the Public Records Act at RCW 42.56.  Open public meetings laws are in the Open Public Meetings Act at RCW 42.30.  These are Washington’s “sunshine laws.”  In addition, records management and retention laws are at RCW 40.14.

For information regarding public records requirements and training visit the Washington State Office of the Attorney General's Open Government Training webpage (click here).