The Public Information Act provides governmental bodies ten
business days to respond.
The Public Information Act does not require a governmental body to
create new information, do legal research, or answer questions.
Subchapter E of the Public Information Act, section 552.228(b), states
if a governmental body is unable to provide the information in the requested
medium for any of the reasons described by section 552.228(b), the information may
be provided in another medium acceptable to the requestor.
Subchapter F of the Public Information Act, sections 552.261
through 552.275, generally provides for allowable charges for copies of and
access to public information.