Maryland Public Information Act (PIA)


What is the Maryland Public Information Act?


Maryland's Public Information Act (PIA) gives the public the right to review and obtain copies of public records without unnecessary cost and delay.  The PIA can be found in the General Provisions Article, Sections 4-101 through 4-601 of the Annotated Code of Maryland.


Who should I contact for information?


You may contact the Department of Legislative Services PIA representative by mail, phone or e-mail.


Warren Deschenaux, Executive Director

90 State Circle

Annapolis, MD 21401