§ 42-8.1-9. Access to public records.
The state archivist in person or through a deputy, shall have the right of reasonable access to all public records in the state, or any public offices of the state or any city, municipality, district or political subdivision thereof, and research, with a view to securing their safety and determining the measures necessary to secure their preservation and conservation.
(P.L. 1989, ch. 341, § 1.)