1-27-40.2 Costs, disbursements, and civil penalty for unreasonable, bad faith denial of access.
Costs, disbursements, and civil penalty for unreasonable, bad faith denial of
In a civil action filed pursuant to § 1-27-38 or upon an appeal filed pursuant to § 1-27-41,
if the court determines that the public entity acted unreasonably and in bad faith the court may award
costs, disbursements, and a civil penalty not to exceed fifty dollars for each day that the record or
records were delayed through the fault of the public entity. Any civil penalty collected pursuant to
this section shall be deposited into the state general fund.
Source: SL 2011, ch 11, § 2.