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

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Launched last year, OIP’s Best Practices Workshop series continues next month and into 2016 with a new slate of topics.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

OIP releases the 2015 Summary and Assessment of agency Chief FOIA Officer Reports with guidance for further improvement.

Friday, July 10, 2015

DOJ Celebrates the 49th Anniversary of the FOIA with the Launch of a New Pilot at Seven Agencies to Post FOIA Releases Online.

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

The Privacy Office at the Department of Homeland Security launches FOIA mobile app.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Embracing President Obama’s and Attorney General Holder’s emphasis on the importance of agencies working with FOIA requesters “in a spirit of cooperation,” OIP releases new guidance designed to improve agencies’ use of “still-interested” letters. 

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August 26, 2015
Washington, DC
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Melanie Ann Pustay


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(202) 514 - FOIA (3642)

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