Is the lab subject to the open records law in its state? No
Is the lab subject to federal FOIA? No
Name: Massachusetts Anti-Cruelty Laws
Citation: MGLA 272 § 77- 95,MGLA 22C § 57,MGLA 272 § 34
Open Records Law
Name: Massachusetts Public Records Law
Citation: M.G.L. Part 1 Title X Chapter 66
Anyone can file a request. Initial response time is ten business days. Appeal to the state’s Supervisor of Records. Fees are for search/retrieval, review/redaction (but only for paper documents), and duplication. Under the law, universities are "encouraged" and "strongly urged" to waive fees.