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

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The FOIA Post
July 18th, 2014

Yesterday’s Best Practices Workshop provided an informative discussion on a number of ways agencies have, and can continue to, increase proactive disclosure and improve the quality of the information posted online.

July 18th, 2014

Today OIP issues its Summary of Annual FOIA Reports for Fiscal Year (FY) 2013, providing a comprehensive picture of the government’s FOIA activities during FY 2013 and comparing trends from the prior fiscal years.

July 10th, 2014

Next week’s Best Practices Workshop is now open to the public as our panel discusses proactive disclosures and making posted information more useful.

July 8th, 2014

OIP issues updated guidance on assigning tracking numbers and providing estimated dates of completion.

June 4th, 2014

In the final posting of a five-part series, OIP highlights successes that agencies have achieved in improving timeliness in responding to requests and reducing backlogs as reported in their 2014 Chief FOIA Officer Reports.

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Training and Outreach
Next Events
July 15-16, 2014
July 17, 2014
For a full list of upcoming events, visit our Key Dates page.
To access DOJ documents that are posted online by OIP, please visit the FOIA Library.
For government-wide FOIA information including how to make a FOIA request to other federal agencies, please visit FOIA.GOV.
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Melanie Ann Pustay
Office of Information Policy
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