Office of Information Policy

Office of Information Policy

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, September 20, 2017

OIP releases the dates for its first slate of FOIA training available to agencies in Fiscal Year 2018.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

With the discovery phase of the Nation FOIA Portal complete OIP asks for continued feedback as we move into development.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

OIP posts a Toolkit comprised of 13 modules to help agencies assess their FOIA program.

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Updated language for FOIA response letters and notifications extending FOIA’s time limits

Thursday, July 20, 2017

New guidance encourages multitrack processing and a focus on closing the ten oldest requests and consultations as agencies close out FY 2017.

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Key FOIA Dates

September 30, 2017
End of Fiscal Year 2017
Washington, DC
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Melanie Ann Pustay


Office of Information Policy
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