It is the policy of Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) to: 1) Comply with the Tennessee Public Records Act by permitting the inspection and copying of the public records of the MNPS 2) Provide any citizen of Tennessee the opportunity to inspect all records of MNPS that are not confidential, exceptions to the Tennessee Public Records Act, or otherwise protected from disclosure by law. 3) Provide citizens of Tennessee the opportunity to copy or have provided to them a copy of records of MNPS that are not confidential, exceptions to the Tennessee Public Records Act, or otherwise protected from disclosure by law for a fee in compliance with law that recovers for MNPS the actual cost to MNPS of producing and delivering the copies.