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

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.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

As Fiscal Year 2015 draws to a close, OIP has made available the list upcoming reporting deadlines and announces the date for this year's refresher training on the Annual and Chief FOIA Officer Reports. 

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

2016 Guidelines include new questions on training, FOIA Requester Service Centers and FOIA Public Liaisons, still interested inquiries, and posting records online.

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December 8, 2015
Washington, DC
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Melanie Ann Pustay


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