FOIA Update

Archived guidance may be superseded by new developments in the law. Some guidance articles may have direct notices that the guidance has been impacted over time.  For any topic addressed in archived guidance, agencies should consult the most recent resources available, including new decisions, the Department of Justice Guide to the FOIA and OIP’s most recent guidance articles.  If you have a question regarding any topic addressed in archived guidance, please contact OIP's FOIA Counselor Service Line at (202) 514-FOIA (3642). 

FOIA Update, Vol. XX, No. 1

FOIA Update, Vol. XIX, No. 4

FOIA Update, Vol. XIX, No. 3 (Summer 1998)

FOIA Update, Vol. XIX, No. 2 (Spring 1998)

FOIA Update, Vol. XIX, No. 1 (Winter 1998)

FOIA Update, Vol. XVIII, No. 4 (Fall 1997)

FOIA Update, Vol. XVIII, No. 3 (Summer 1997)

FOIA Update, Vol. XVIII, No. 2 (Spring 1997)

FOIA Update, Vol. XVIII, No. 1 (Winter 1997)

FOIA Update, Vol. XVII, No. 4 (Fall 1996)

FOIA Update, Vol. XVII, No. 3 (Summer 1996)

FOIA Update, Vol. XVII, No. 2 (Spring 1996)

FOIA Update, Vol. XVII, No. 1 (Winter 1996)

FOIA Update, Vol. XVI, No. 3 (Fall 1995)

FOIA Update, Vol. XVI, No. 2 (Spring/Summer 1995)

FOIA Update, Vol. XVI, No. 1 (Winter 1995)

FOIA Update, Vol. XV, No. 4 (Fall 1994)

FOIA Update, Vol. XV, No. 3 (Summer 1994)

FOIA Update, Vol. XV, No. 2 (Spring 1994)

FOIA Update, Vol. XV, No. 1 (Winter 1994)

FOIA Update, Vol. XIV, No. 3 (Summer/Fall 1993)

FOIA Update, Vol. XIV, No. 2 (Spring 1993)

FOIA Update, Vol. XIV, No. 1 (Winter 1993)

FOIA Update, Vol. XIII, No. 4 (Fall 1992)

FOIA Update, Vol. XIII, No. 3 (Summer 1992)

FOIA Update, Vol. XIII, No. 2 (Spring 1992)

FOIA Update, Vol. XIII, No. 1 (Winter 1992)

FOIA Update, Vol. XII, No. 4 (Fall 1991)

FOIA Update, Vol. XII, No. 3 (Summer 1991)

FOIA Update, Vol. XII, No. 2 (Spring 1991)

FOIA Update, Vol. XII, No. 1 (Winter 1991)

FOIA Update, Vol. XI, No. 3 (Fall 1990)

FOIA Update, Vol. XI, No. 2 (Spring/Summer 1990)

FOIA Update, Vol. XI, No. 1 (Winter 1990)

FOIA Update, Vol. X, No. 4 (Fall 1989)

FOIA Update, Vol. X, No. 3 (Summer 1989)

FOIA Update, Vol. X, No. 2 (Spring 1989)

FOIA Update, Vol. X, No. 1 (Winter 1989)

FOIA Update, Vol. IX, No. 4 (Fall 1988)

FOIA Update, Vol. IX, No. 3 (Summer 1988)

FOIA Update, Vol. IX, No. 2 (Spring 1988)

FOIA Update, Vol. IX, No. 1 (Winter 1988)

FOIA Update, Vol. VIII, No. 3 (Fall 1987)

FOIA Update, Vol. VIII, No. 2 (Summer 1987)

FOIA Update, Vol. VIII, No. 1 (Winter/Spring 1987)

FOIA Update, Vol. VII, No. 4 (Fall 1986)

FOIA Update, Vol. VII, No. 3 (Summer 1986)

FOIA Update, Vol. VII, No. 2 (Spring 1986)

FOIA Update, Vol. VII, No. 1 (Winter 1986)

FOIA Update, Vol. VI, No. 4 (Fall 1985)

FOIA Update, Vol. VI, No. 3 (Summer 1985)

FOIA Update, Vol. VI, No. 2 (Spring 1985)

FOIA Update, Vol. VI, No. 1 (Winter 1985)

FOIA Update, Vol. V, No. 4 (Fall 1984)

FOIA Update, Vol. V, No. 3 (Summer 1984)

FOIA Update, Vol. V, No. 2 (Spring 1984)

FOIA Update, Vol. V, No. 1 (Winter 1984)

FOIA Update, Vol. IV, No. 4 (Fall 1983)

FOIA Update, Vol. IV, No. 3 (Summer 1983)

FOIA Update, Vol. IV, No. 2 (Spring 1983)

FOIA Update, Vol. IV, No. 1 (January 1983)

FOIA Update, Vol. III, No. 4 (September 1982)

FOIA Update, Vol. III, No. 3 (June 1982)

FOIA Update, Vol. III, No. 2 (March 1982)

FOIA Update, Vol. III, No. 1 (December 1981)

FOIA Update, Vol. II, No. 4 (September 1981)

FOIA Update, Vol. II, No. 3 (June 1981)

FOIA Update, Vol. II, No. 2 (Winter 1981)

FOIA Update, Vol. II, No. 1 (Fall 1980)

FOIA Update, Vol. I, No. 4 (Summer 1980)

FOIA Update, Vol. I, No. 3 (Spring 1980)

FOIA Update, Vol. I, No. 2 (Winter 1980)

FOIA Update, Vol. I, No. 1 (Autumn 1979)

Updated September 1, 2016