El Salvador

Name of law: Ley de Acceso a la Informacion Publica

First adopted: 2011

Last modified: n/a

RTI Rating last updated: n/a


This is an extremely well-written law with a robust scope, clearly enumerated procedures, and thorough promotional measures. Its chief weaknesses are the fact that the exceptions aren't harm tested and that the law does not override various other secrecy acts.