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DA&M Memo, August 10, 2009
DoD Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Program

DoD Interaction with the Office of Government Information Services (OGIS)
July 20, 2010

President Obama's Memo: Transparency and Accountability in government operations, changing FOIA presumptions.
January 21, 2009

Attorney General's memo interpreting Transparency and Accountability.
Memo March 19, 2009      

DA&M Memo, December 9, 2008
10 U.S.C. § 130c, Nondisclosure of Certain Sensitive Information of Foreign Governments and International Organizations

DA&M Memo, December 3, 2008
OPEN Government Act of 2007

DA&M Memo, October 10, 2008
Certification of Agency Compliance with the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Reading Room Requirements

DA&M Memo, September 22, 2008
Requirements for the DoD FOIA Annual Report

Annual Report Instructions
Continuation Sheet, Section II. 1., a., b. & c.

DA&M Memo, July 10, 2008
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Requests FOIA Logs

DA&M Memo, June 24, 2008
Requirements for DoD Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Electronic Reading Rooms

Briefing, March 6, 2008
FOIA Website Compliance Briefing

DA&M Memo, October 11, 2007
Requirements for DoD Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Electronic Reading Rooms

DA&M Memo, September 29, 2006
Standards for DoD Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Web Sites

FOID/WHS Memo, July 26, 2005
New Redaction Policy

FOID/WHS Memo, April 8, 2003
FOIA Amended by Intelligence Authorization Bill

FOID/WHS Memo, March 25, 2003
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Requests for Critical Infrastructure Information (CII)

67 FR 31127, May 9, 2002
32 CFR Part 286.29 Collection of Fees and Fee Rates

White House Memo, March 19, 2002
Action to Safeguard Information Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction and Other Sensitive Documents Related to Homeland Security

NII Memo, December 28, 2001
Removal of Personally Identifying Information of DoD Personnel from Unclassified Websites

DA&M Memo, November 9, 2001
Withholding Personally Identifying Information Under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

FOIA Director Memo, March 16, 2001
DoD Policy on the Processing of DoD Hotline Cases

DA&M Memo, February 16, 2001
Withholding Personal Information of DoD Personnel

FOID/WHS Memo, February 4, 2000
DoD Policy Regarding Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Requests for Information Associated with Federal Grants and Other Financial Assistance

FOID/WHS Memo, January 19, 1999
FOIA Requests from the Stars and Stripes

USD(I) Memo, October 26, 1998
Policy Responsibility for "FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY (FOUO)"

FOID/WHS Memo, February 15, 1991
Routinely Deployable Units - Names and Duty Addresses

OMB Guidelines for FOIA Fees, 1987
The Freedom of Information Reform Act of 1986; Uniform Freedom of Information Act Fee Schedule and Guidelines

FOIA Exemption Three Statutes
This document contains a list of 5 USC § 552(b)(3) statutes.

DoD FOIA EO 13526 Guidance (PDF | 193 KB)

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