Report 2016-104 Recommendation 10 Responses

Report 2016-104: California Public Utilities Commission: It Should Reform Its Rules to Increase Transparency and Accountability, and Its Contracting Practices Do Not Align With Requirements or Best Practices (Release Date: September 2016)

Recommendation #10 To: Public Utilities Commission

The CPUC should update its general policy on responding to California Public Records Act requests so that the policy aligns with state law.

Annual Follow-Up Agency Response From November 2017

In rulemaking(R)14-11-001 the Commission continues to examine its procedures for responding to requests pursuant to CA Public Records Acts and will adopt policies that align with state laws.

  • Estimated Completion Date: 12/31/2017

California State Auditor's Assessment of Annual Follow-Up Status: Pending


1-Year Agency Response

In rulemaking(R)14-11-001 the Commission continues to examine its procedures for responding to requests pursuant to CA Public Records Acts and will adopt policies that align with state laws.

  • Estimated Completion Date: 12/30/17
  • Response Date: September 2017

California State Auditor's Assessment of 1-Year Status: Pending


6-Month Agency Response

In rulemaking(R)14-11-001 the Commission continues to examine its procedures for responding to requests pursuant to CA Public Records Acts and will adopt policies that align with state laws.

  • Estimated Completion Date: 6/30/2017
  • Response Date: March 2017

California State Auditor's Assessment of 6-Month Status: Pending


60-Day Agency Response

In rulemaking (R.) 14-11-001 the Commission is currently examining its procedures for responding to request pursuant to CA Public Records Acts and will adopt policies that align with state laws.

  • Estimated Completion Date: 6/30/2017
  • Response Date: November 2016

California State Auditor's Assessment of 60-Day Status: Pending


All Recommendations in 2016-104

Agency responses received are posted verbatim.