We make government more responsive to the people of Arizona.

The role of the Ombudsman Office is to help people who are having a problem with an Arizona state agency, or who have a public records or open meeting law dispute with a state or local agency. We are an independent, apolitical agency that works directly for the State Legislature.

News and Announcements

New Public Access Staff Attorneys

New Staff Attorneys Liz Hill and Danee Garone will now be fielding Open Meeting and Public Records Law complaints, concerns, and questions addressed to the Arizona Ombudsman Citizens’ Aide’s Office. Additionally, they will lead Open Meeting and Public Record Law training conducted by the Arizona Ombudsman Citizens’ Aide’s Office. Read More

2014 Annual Report

The Arizona Ombudsman Citizens' Aide Office's Annual Report to the Arizona Legislature is now available. This report covers January 2014 to December 2014. Read More...

2014 Annual Report (July 2014 to December 2014)
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2014 Semi-Annual Report

The Arizona Ombudsman Citizens' Aide Office's Semi-Annual Report to the Arizona Legislature is now available. This report covers January 2014 to June 2014. Read More...

2014 Semi-Annual Report (January 2014 to June 2014)
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