Office of Information Policy

Office of Information Policy

Office of Information Policy

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Meet the Director

Meet the Director

Melanie Ann Pustay Director of the Office of Information Policy
Director, Office of Information Policy

Melanie Ann Pustay became the Director of the Office of Information Policy of the United States Department of Justice in 2007.

The FOIA Post

Thursday, January 14, 2016

The Justice Department will once again celebrate the start of Sunshine Week with a kickoff event at the Robert F. Kennedy Building. Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the FOIA at this year's event, the Department asks for your nominations for the 2016 Sunshine Week FOIA Awards.

Thursday, January 7, 2016

The Department of Justice recently took an important step in reinforcing the principles outlined in the 2009 FOIA Guidelines and the Open Government Directive through updated employee performance standards.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Launched last year, OIP’s Best Practices Workshop series continues with a new slate of topics.

Monday, November 16, 2015

Memorandum from Acting Associate Attorney General Stuart Delery to federal agency leadership emphasizes the need for FOIA training and the availability of OIP’s electronic training resources.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Newest version of the U.S. Open Government National Action Plan, announced at the Open Government Partnership’s 2015 Summit, contains multiple new initiatives that the Justice Department will undertake over the next two years.

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February 17, 2016
Washington, DC
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Melanie Ann Pustay


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