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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
April 23rd, 2014

As announced in January, the new series of agency Best Practices workshops is an opportunity for FOIA professionals to learn from one another and leverage the successes of others in their own organizations for the overall benefit of FOIA administration across the government.

April 23rd, 2014

Director Melanie Ann Pustay traveled to Beijing last month to participate in a series of workshops focusing on China’s Regulations on Open Government Information, providing insight on key principles for access to information laws and examples from the United States’ own Freedom of Information Act.

April 9th, 2014

OIP highlights successes that agencies have achieved in increasing proactive disclosures as reported in their 2014 Chief FOIA Officer Reports in the third part of a continuing series.

April 4th, 2014

In the second part of a continuing series, OIP highlights successes in agencies ensuring that they have effective systems in place for responding to FOIA requests as reported in agency 2014 Chief FOIA Officer Reports.

March 20th, 2014

In the first of a five-part series, OIP highlights successes that agencies have had in applying the presumption of openness in their administration of the FOIA as reported in their 2014 Chief FOIA Officer Reports

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Training and Outreach
Next Events
April 16, 2014
June 11, 2014
For a full list of upcoming events, visit our Key Dates page.
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