State Guidelines for Social Media Records

Find out how your state public records laws apply to social media

State Page Map

All 50 states have public records laws modeled after the federal Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) that ensure public access to government records. Many states have issued specific guidance in regards to social media records. Find out how your state public records laws apply to social media by clicking your state on the map below. Can’t view the map? Click here for a list.