The OOR is hosting a “Basics of the Right-to-Know Law” webinar on Tuesday, June 18th at 10 a.m.

The Office of Open Records is hosting a “Basics of the Right-to-Know Law” webinar on Tuesday, June 18th at 10 a.m.  This session contains highly valuable information on what new AORO’s and managers need to know to respond to Right to Know Law requests:  agency obligations, prohibitions, deadlines, payment information, and tips on managing an agency’s Open Records Program.  The session will be hosted by George Spiess and is open for questions from attendees.

The PowerPoint presentation is available here: https://www.openrecords.pa.gov/Documents/Basics_RTKL_Webinar.pptx.

The webinar is conducted via Microsoft Teams and you will be asked to download a small application. Please test the link prior to the webinar and speak with your IT department if you encounter issues.  Watch the webinar by clicking here to join the Microsoft Teams meeting.

You may also listen to the webinar audio by joining via telephone at (267) 332-8737.  The Conference ID is 900 425 942#.

Additionally, the OOR has scheduled the following webinars:

  • July 10th - Basics of the Right to Know Law
  • July 24th - RTKL for Law Enforcement
  • August 7th - Basics of the Sunshine Act
  • August 21st - The RTKL and Payment Issues
  • September 4th - Basics of the Right to Know Law