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Newly added files listings/links:

NEW Listing of the audits, assessments and reviews conducted by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Safety Center (NSC), 2015-2017 - [PDF 775 KB 21-May-2018]

NEW List of National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Technical Documents in the Aeronautics and Space Database (non-public NASA Technical Report Server) for all reports citations that include the term “Limited Distribution” in the Restriction on Access field, 1940-1959 - [PDF 980 KB 21-May-2018]

NEW Copies of all National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) letter correspondence with Congressman Jim Bridenstine from a search of the Office of Legislative and Intergovernmental Affairs, 2015-2016 - [PDF 2.2 MB 21-May-2018]

NEW Listing of National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) US and international trademarks, 2011 - [PDF 745 KB 21-May-2018]

NEW Unpublished National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) memoranda and reports concerning the decommissioning of the International Space Station (ISS), 2010-2016 - [PDF 5.5 MB 21-May-2018]

NEW The National Cryptologic School Television Center Catalog, 9th Edition, 1991 - [PDF 5.6 MB 21-May-2018]

NEW National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) United States Cryptologic History, Special Series Crisis Collection Volume 2, The Suez Crisis: A Brief Comint History, 1988 - [PDF 3 MB 14-May-2018]

NEW Closing documents for National Security Agency (NSA) Inspector General investigations/audit/management review/inspection or other project performed for a different agency, 2005-2011 - [PDF 7.4 MB 14-May-2018]

NEW List of National Security Agency (NSA) Inspector General investigations closed 2007-2017 - [PDF 7.6 MB 14-May-2018]

NEW Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) report Time Based Flow Management (TBFM) Study Report, 2014 - [PDF 3.4 MB 14-May-2018]

NEW A copy of each response to a Question for the Record (QFR) provided to Congress by the National Science Foundation (NSF), 2012-2015 - [PDF 12 MB 14-May-2018]

NEW Emails and letters between the Department of the Treasury Office of Inspector General (OIG) and the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP), 2016 - [PDF 2.6 MB 14-May-2018]

NEW Department of Labor (DOL) Wage and Hour Division (WHD) Field Operations Handbook (FOH), Chapters 50-54, 56-63, 65, 67-71, 73, 76, and 80-86, 1982-2016 - [PDF 37 MB 07-May-2018]

NEW List of Department of Labor (DOL) Inspector General (OIG) Directives, (current as of) 2017 - [PDF 250 KB 07-May-2018]

NEW Department of Labor (DOL) Inspector General (OIG) statement of work, reports and presentations produced for the DOL OIG by Elder Research Inc., under contracts DOLOIG14AI0006/DOLOIG14U00012, GS35F032OT/DOLF12XG21355, and GS35F0320T/DOLOIG14A0006, 2012-2017 - [PDF 4.5 MB 07-May-2018]

NEW Reports of investigation for twenty-one (21) U.S. Department of State - Broadcasting Board of Governors Inspector General (OIG) investigations, 2012-2017 - [PDF 6.6 MB 07-May-2018]

NEW Department of Defense (DoD) and Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Joint Inspection of The National Reconnaissance Office (NRO), Inspection Report No. 96-014, 1996 - [PDF 7.1 MB 07-May-2018]

NEW Public Record Inquiry case logs for the Government Accountability Office (GAO), 2015-2016 - [PDF 865 KB 07-May-2018]

NEW List of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed during calendar years 2015-2016 - [PDF 7.4 MB 30-Apr-2018]

NEW List of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed during calendar year 2013 - [PDF 2 MB 30-Apr-2018]

NEW List of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed during calendar year 2012 - [PDF 8.8 MB 30-Apr-2018]

NEW Closing documents for thirteen (13) Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Inspector General (OIG) investigations, 2003-2012 - [PDF 4.5 MB 30-Apr-2018]

NEW FOIA Log for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), Oct-Dec 2007 - [PDF 2.8 MB 30-Apr-2018]

NEW Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB) Intranet (employee-only website) home page and each page linked to the PCLOB Intranet home page by one click (i.e., one level down), 2017 - [PDF 2.5 MB 30-Apr-2018]

NEW Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Federal Aviation Personnel Manual (FAPM) Letters, 2007-2017 - [PDF 2.6 MB 23-Apr-2018]

NEW Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) employee only intranet front page for the National Airspace System (NAS) Technical Library, 2017 - [PDF 460 KB 23-Apr-2018]

NEW Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Research Management Plan, 2017 - [PDF 4.8 MB 23-Apr-2018]

NEW Table of Contents only from Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Human Resource Policy Manual (HRPM), 2017 - [PDF 580 KB 23-Apr-2018]

NEW International Space Station (ISS) Depressurization Initial Response Procedure, 2016 - [PDF 940 KB 23-Apr-2018]

NEW FOIA Logs for the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE), 2014-2015 - [PDF 1.5 KB 23-Apr-2018]

NEW Correspondence between the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Mike Pence as Governor of Indiana July 2013 - July 2016 and as a member of Congress April 2008-October 2012 - [PDF 4.6 MB 16-Apr-2018]

NEW Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Inspector General (OIG) EPA OIG Project Management Handbook, 2017 - [PDF 945 KB 16-Apr-2018]

NEW Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) internal publication: EPA Action Development Process: Creating and Managing Dockets: Frequently Asked Questions for EPA Action Developers, 2011 - [PDF 900 KB 16-Apr-2018]

NEW Thirty-two (32) Unpublished Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board (DNFSB) Directives, Administrative Directives, Operating Procedures, Instructions, Notices, and Work Practices, 2000-2017 - [PDF 11 MB 16-Apr-2018]

NEW Listing of United States International Boundary and Water Commission (IBWC) internal Directives and Policies, 2017 - [PDF 200 KB 16-Apr-2018]

NEW Table of contents (2014) and issue notes pages (2010) only for the US Secret Service (USSS) Directives System Electronic Crimes Special Agent Program (ECSAP) Manual - [PDF 1 MB 16-Apr-2018]

UPDATED Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission (FMSHRC) Pipeline Reports (PR) and Monthly Case Management Reports (SCR), 2016-2018 - [PDF 9 MB 09-Apr-2018]

NEW Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (CDC/ATSDR) CDC Connects Newsletter, 2003-2005 - [PDF 64 MB 09-Apr-2018]

NEW Listing of Surface Transportation Board (STB) General Counsel Numbered Memoranda, 2017 - [PDF 3.6 MB 09-Apr-2018]

NEW Listing of National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Bulletins as found on the "InsideNSF" internal website, 2018 - [PDF 1.3 MB 09-Apr-2018]

NEW National Science Foundation’s (NSF) responses provided to Congressional Committees and Committee Chairs, 2013-2015 - [PDF 28 MB 09-Apr-2018]

NEW Monthly Reports to the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) Board from January 2012 through July 2015 - [PDF 9 MB 02-Apr-2018]

NEW Copy of the Department of Education (ED) Executive Secretariat Handbook, from the employee-only ConnectED internal website, 2017 - [PDF 5 MB 02-Apr-2018]

NEW Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) Federal Energy Services Program (FESP) Manual, 2015 - [PDF 3 MB 02-Apr-2018]

NEW Government Accountability Office (GAO) Inspector General (OIG) investigations that were closed in CY 2015 and CY 2016 - [PDF 1 MB 02-Apr-2018]

NEW Materials from Seven (7) Government Accountability Office (GAO) Inspector General (OIG) investigations, 2011-2013 - [PDF 5.3 MB 02-Apr-2018]

NEW Indiana State Egg Board meeting minutes, 2008-2018 - [PDF 530 KB 02-Apr-2018]

NEW History of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Office of Research and Development, Volumes 1-6, 1969 - [PDF 4.5 MB 26-Mar-2018]

NEW National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Strategic Plans, 1993-1998 - [PDF 4.6 MB 26-Mar-2018]

NEW Closing documents for thirty-six (36) National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Inspector General (OIG) investigations, 2012-2016 - [PDF 20 MB 26-Mar-2018]

NEW List of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Intelligence and Analysis (I&A) reports issued in 2012 which contain the serial number numbering system "IA-0000-12" - [PDF 8 MB 26-Mar-2018]

NEW Eleven (11) Secretary of Defense forms, 1963-2011 - [PDF 960 KB 26-Mar-2018]

NEW National Science Foundation (NSF) Antarctic Law Enforcement Incident Reports, 2010 and 2013 - [PDF 3.3 MB 26-Mar-2018]


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