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, March 3, 2015

OIP invites you to a presentation next week of on new FOIA training resources developed as a part of the U.S. Second Open Government National Action Plan and the Department of Justice’s Open Government Plan version 3.0.

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Sunshine Week 2015 begins March 16th and the Department of Justice invites you to join us that day as we celebrate the many contributions made by FOIA professionals in the implementation of the Freedom of Information Act.

Thursday, January 22, 2015

OIP launches a new page on its website dedicated to the Best Practices Workshop series, allowing easy access to all of the resources connected with this initiative.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

New guidance discusses the importance of agencies making timely determinations on requests for expedited processing of FOIA requests and steps that can be taken to ensure this outcome. 

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Panelists at last week’s workshop highlighted how the implementation of new or existing technologies can benefit agency FOIA processes.

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March 12, 2015
Washington, DC
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Melanie Ann Pustay


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(202) 514 - FOIA (3642)

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