New York State Administrative Procedure Act Law Section 104 - Access to studies and data.

104. Access to studies and data. 1. An agency, upon request, shall, within thirty days, make available for inspection and copying any scientific or statistical study, report or analysis, including any such study, report or analysis prepared by a person or entity pursuant to a contract with the agency or funded in whole or in part through a grant from the agency that is used as the basis of a proposed rule and any supporting data; provided, however, that the agency shall provide for inspection only of any such study, report or analysis due to copyright restrictions.

2. An agency that contracts with a person or entity for the performance of a study or awards a grant for such purpose shall require as a condition or term of such contract or grant that the person or entity shall provide to the agency the study, any data supporting the study, and identity of the principal person or persons who performed such study for disclosure in accordance with the provisions of this section and of article six of the public officers law.

Last modified: February 3, 2019