Freedom of Information Request

The Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) reaffirms your right to know how your government operates. It provides rights of access to records reflective of governmental decisions and policies that affect the lives of every New Yorker.

Need a Copy of a Record

Fill out a FOIL Request Form (PDF) and send it via mail to:
Steuben County Clerk of the Legislature
3 E Pulteney Square
Bath, NY 14810

You may alternatively email your FOIL Request (Form not required) to the Steuben County Records Access Officer associated with your request:

  • All County Records except Mental Health and Social Services - Brenda K. Scotchmer, Clerk of the Legislature
  • Mental Health Records - Jessica Frawley, Office of Community Services
  • Social Services Records - Lise Reynolds, Department of Social Services (DSS)/Family Court