FOIA/OMA Information and Resources

There are many resources available to journalists and the public at large when it comes to rules for public meetings and public documents. INBA is also here to help! If you have any questions, or need the INBA’s help, e-mail FOIA/OMA Chair Molly Jirasek, or INBA Counsel Don Craven.

Quick Links

Illinois Open Meetings Act:

Illinois Freedom of Information Act:

Sample FOIA Request Letter:

Illinois Attorney General Public Access Counselor:

INBA General Counsel Don Craven FOIA/OMA resources:

INBA can also help you, but we can’t fight the fight if we don’t know about it! Please get in touch, and stay in touch, if you have any questions or concerns while covering your region!