§5A-8-5. State records administrator.
The secretary of the department of administration is hereby
designated the state records administrator, hereinafter called the
administrator. The administrator shall establish and administer in
the department of administration of the executive branch of state
government a records management program, which will apply efficient
and economical management methods to the creation, utilization,
maintenance and retention, preservation and disposal of state
records; and shall establish and maintain a program for the
selection and preservation of essential state records and shall
advise and assist in the establishment of programs for the
selection and preservation of essential local records.