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NOTE: links to newly added items are live on this page.  Permanent storage of links will remain on the main index pages available through either the "FOIA LOGS" or "DOCUMENTS" links above.

Newly added files listings/links:

NEW Smithsonian Institution (SI) catalogue of holdings/inventory in the National Numismatic Collection (NNC), 2017 - [Excel Workbook .xlsx 22.5 MB 18-Sep-2017]

NEW Various United States Mint employee-only Intranet site documents, 2017 - [PDF 3 MB 18-Sep-2017]

NEW Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Service Level Agreements (SLA) in the Tax-Exempt Government Entities (TEGE) division, 2002-2016 - [PDF 750 KB 18-Sep-2017]

NEW Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Inspector General (OIG) Special Agent Handbook, 2007-2017 - [PDF 33.6 MB 18-Sep-2017]

NEW Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency (CIGIE) Federal Audit Executive Council (FAEC) Data Act Working Group Data Act Readiness Review Guide, 2016 - [PDF 4 MB 18-Sep-2017]

NEW Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency (CIGIE) Program Fraud Civil Remedies Act Practitioner’s Guide, 2013 - [PDF 800 KB 18-Sep-2017]

NEW Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Employee Personnel Resource Guide, 2017 - [PDF 4.8 MB 11-Sep-2017]

NEW The United States Secret Service: An Administrative History by Larry B. Sheafe, Unpublished Manuscript, 1983 - [PDF 5.6 MB 11-Sep-2017]

NEW Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) Field Manual for Investigation Procedures and Reporting Techniques, November 2016 - [PDF 7 MB 11-Sep-2017]

NEW United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) All Agency Meeting Notes, 2012 - 2016 - [PDF 5.8 MB 11-Sep-2017]

NEW Letter correspondence between the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) and Congressional Offices or Congressional Committee Offices during CY2016 (to December 6, 2016) - [PDF 2 MB 11-Sep-2017]

NEW Office of Government Ethics (OGE) FOIA request and appeals logs, 2006-2016 - [PDF 6.6 MB 11-Sep-2017]

NEW Finding Aid to National Security Agency (NSA) History Collection (354-01: Scientific and Technical Information (STINFO) Collection, Pre-1965) transferred to the National Archives (NARA) in 2016, 1916-1966
     [Excel Workbook .xlsx 1.5 MB 04-Sep-2017]

     [PDF 6.9 MB 04-Sep-2017]

NEW Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers (FLETC) Marine Law Enforcement Training Program (MLETP) training materials: maritime operations, 2010-2013 - [PDF 10.4 MB 04-Sep-2017]

NEW Four (4) Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) policy/procedure Manuals, 2013-2016 - [PDF 7.4 MB 04-Sep-2017]

NEW Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Request Logs for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 2008-2013 - [PDF 11.4 MB 04-Sep-2017]

NEW Correspondence between the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Government Accountability Office (GAO), 2015-2016 - [PDF 6.6 MB 04-Sep-2017]

NEW The Federal Reserve System: Purposes and Functions section of the FedWeb web site, 2012 - [PDF 3.1 MB 04-Sep-2017]

NEW Department of Defense (DoD) Inspector General (OIG) report: Guatemala Review: Report to the Secretary of Defense on DoD Activities in Guatemala, December 1995 - [PDF 1.9 MB 29-Aug-2017]

NEW Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Intelligence Law Handbook, 2004 - [PDF 5 MB 29-Aug-2017]

NEW National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) Media Engagement and Outreach Plan, September-December 2014 - [PDF 1.2 MB 29-Aug-2017]

NEW Mandatory Declassification Review (MDR) Log for National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS), 2011-2016 - [PDF 3.4 MB 29-Aug-2017]

NEW National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) monthly status reports to Department of Transportation (DOT) Office of the Secretary (OST), 2016-2017 - [PDF 2.2 MB 29-Aug-2017]

NEW FOIA Case Log for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 2017 - [PDF 1.6 MB 29-Aug-2017]

NEW Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) Key Messages, August 2017 - [PDF 356 KB 21-Aug-2017]

NEW Department of Education (ED) Division of Regulatory Services (DRS) Regulatory Quality Manual (RQM), 2012 and Privacy Information Collection Clearance Division (PICCD) Guide to the Information Collection Clearance Process. 2016 - [PDF 21 MB 21-Aug-2017]

NEW Department of Education (ED) File list of documents on the connected.ed.gov intranet website, 2017 - [PDF 590 KB 21-Aug-2017]

NEW Department of Education (ED) Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR) Policy and Procedures Manual for Preventing and Detecting Fraud, Waste, and Abuse, 2017 - [PDF 3.6 MB 21-Aug-2017]

NEW Small Business Administration (SBA) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed, CY 2015-CY 2016 - [PDF 450 KB 21-Aug-2017]

NEW Various Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) OCCNet employee only intranet pages, 2017 - [PDF 5 MB 21-Aug-2017]

NEW U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM), Joint Task Force Guantanamo, (JTF-GTMO) GTMO inmate library catalogue of videos/films/books/magazines, 2017 - [PDF 4.9 MB 14-Aug-2017]

NEW US Air Force internal Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) program reports, 2016 - [PDF 2.3 MB 14-Aug-2017]

NEW All letter correspondence at the Federal Election Commission (FEC) to or from the Government Accountability Office (GAO), 2014-2017 - [PDF 2 MB 14-Aug-2017]

NEW Financing Corporation (FICO) Annual Report 2016, and correspondence between FICO and Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), 2013-2016 - [PDF 1.3 MB 14-Aug-2017]

NEW Listing of United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed, 2015-2016 - [PDF 7 MB 14-Aug-2017]

NEW Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) Records Retention Schedule (RRS) July 2017 and FDIC Records and Information Management (RIM) Policy manual, 2016 - [PDF 1.1 MB 14-Aug-2017]

NEW Listing of Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Administrative Regulations and Procedures, 2017 - [PDF 470 KB 07-Aug-2017]

NEW Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Human Capital Directive(s), 2016-2017 - [PDF 1.25 MB 07-Aug-2017]

NEW Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Personnel Operating Policies and Procedures (POPPS) Manual, 2015 - [PDF 12 MB 07-Aug-2017]

NEW Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) University Course Catalog, 2012 - [PDF 985 KB 07-Aug-2017]

NEW List of Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2015 – CY 2016 - [PDF 1 MB 07-Aug-2017]

NEW FOIA Appeals logs for the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), 2009-2016 - [PDF 1.7 MB 07-Aug-2017]

NEW Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) publication: Safety and Security For U.S. SEC Employees Traveling Abroad, SEC Security office, 2013 - [PDF 1.3 MB 07-Aug-2017]

NEW Table of contents and title page of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Office of Information Technology, Security Operations, SEC Incident Response Capability Handbook, 2014 - [PDF 500 KB 07-Aug-2017]

NEW Department of the Interior (DOI) workplace conflict/dispute policy and training materials, 2008-2017 - [PDF 3.7 MB 31-Jul-2017]

NEW Department of the Interior (DOI) Office of Financial Management Internal Control and Audit Follow-up Handbook, 2015 - [PDF 3.3 MB 31-Jul-2017]

NEW List of Department of the Interior (DOI) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2015 – CY 2016 - [PDF 2.8 MB 31-Jul-2017]

NEW Home page for the Department of the Interior (DOI) Inspector General (OIG) HUB intranet site, 2017 - [PDF 1.6 MB 31-Jul-2017]

NEW Meeting agendas from the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation's (PBGC) Small Agency Procurement Committee (PC). 2015-2016 - [PDF 740 KB 31-Jul-2017]

NEW US Copyright Office employee-only Intranet home page and connected web pages, 2017 - [PDF 3.7 MB 31-Jul-2017]

NEW Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Overview of the 9/11 Investigation Slide Show, 2014 - [PDF 2.3 MB 24-Jul-2017]

NEW Letter correspondence at the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) to or from the Government Accountability Office (GAO), 2016-2017 - [PDF 2 MB 24-Jul-2017]

NEW Office of Government Ethics (OGE) unpublished Ethics Program Review reports, CY 2003 - CY 2004 - [PDF 11 MB 24-Jul-2017]

NEW Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Congressional Correspondence, 2017 - [PDF 47 MB 24-Jul-2017]

NEW Closing documents for fifty-one (51) National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Inspector General (OIG) Investigations. 2013-2017 - [PDF 27 MB 24-Jul-2017]

NEW US Commission on Civil Rights (USCCR) Regional Program Unit Organizational Assessment, Final Report, 2016 - [PDF 460 KB 24-Jul-2017]

 

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