National Freedom of Information Day

National Freedom of Information Day in USA in 2023

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Dates of National Freedom of Information Day
2024 USA Saturday, March 16thNational Freedom of Information Day
2023 USA Thursday, March 16thNational Freedom of Information Day
2022 USA Wednesday, March 16thNational Freedom of Information Day
2021 USA Tuesday, March 16thNational Freedom of Information Day
2020 USA Monday, March 16thNational Freedom of Information Day
Summary
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Observed during Sunshine Week – so named for journalists in Florida, the Sunshine State, trying to prevent legislators from making public records more difficult to request – this is a day for the public and journalists to discuss their rights to public records.

Sunshine Week is in March to coincide with the birthday of President James Madison, an advocate for open government records.

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