SUNSHINE LAW

Missouri's Sunshine Law is the embodiment of Missouri's commitment to openness in government. Chapter 610 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri is the foundation of what has become known as Missouri's Sunshine Law.  

This page is a resource to help Missourians understand the Missouri Sunshine Law and its implications for public and quasi-public governmental bodies, members of those bodies, those that conduct business with a public governmental body, and private citizens. Read more...

Make a Sunshine Request

If you would like to make a sunshine request to obtain records, view our sample language forms to assist with your request.

File a Sunshine Law Complaint

The Attorney General is authorized to pursue enforcement of the Missouri Sunshine Law. If you believe a public governmental body has not fulfilled its obligations under the Sunshine Law, you may submit a complaint to our office for review. Please understand that the Attorney General cannot act as your attorney. The office represents the state’s interests in ensuring that public meetings and records are open to the extent provided by law..

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