Public Information Act Requests

The public's right to information about government activities lies at the heart of a democratic government. Maryland's Public Information Act grants the people of the State a broad right of access to public records while protecting legitimate governmental interests and the privacy rights of individual citizens.

The Howard County Health Department provides access to information by filling out the Public Information Act (PIA) Request Form. Click to download a copy of the PIA Request Form. Once the form is completed, please email to or you can deliver it in person or via the U.S. Postal Service to:

Howard County Health Department
8930 Stanford Blvd.
Columbia, Maryland  21045

For more information about Maryland's Public Information Act, visit the Maryland Attorney General's website.