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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 Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) Inspector General (OIG) Memorandum; OIG Enterprise Risk Management Program, May 16, 2016 - [PDF 925 KB 22-May-2017]

NEW Closing documents for nine (9) Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) Inspector General (OIG) investigations, 2015-2016 - [PDF 2.6 MB 22-May-2017]

NEW Four (4) Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation's (PBGC) operational Manuals, 2005-2017 - [PDF 121 MB 22-May-2017]

NEW Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation's (PBGC) Directive on Use of Information Technology, 2016 and Volume 19 of the PBGC Information Assurance Handbook, 2008 - [PDF 8 MB 22-May-2017]

NEW Two (2) Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation's (PBGC) memoranda relating to governance, 2008, 2013 - [PDF 3.9 MB 22-May-2017]

NEW Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation's (PBGC) Quality Assurance Procedures for Pension Insurance Reporting, Records Management Manual and Action Plan, and Information Quality Guidelines, 2010-2016 - [PDF 2.6 MB 22-May-2017]

NEW Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Inspector General (OIG) Audit Manual and Investigations Manual, 2016 - [PDF 3.6 MB 14-May-2017]

NEW Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) Laboratory Directed Research and Development Policies and Procedures Manual, 2016 and National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Defense Programs Business Process System (DPBPS) (legacy Development and Production Manual), 2016 - [PDF 9MB 14-May-2017]

NEW Eight (8) United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Inspector General (OIG) Audits, 2000-2006 - [PDF 8 MB 14-May-2017]

NEW Lists of Department of the Treasury Directives and Treasury Orders, 2017 - [PDF 770 KB 14-May-2017]

NEW Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) intranet (employees only internal website) home page, 2016 - [PDF 460 KB 14-May-2017]

NEW Selected Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) intranet (employees only internal website) pages accessible from the home page, 2017 - [PDF 2.6 MB 14-May-2017]

NEW Department of Treasury Proposed policy for Executive level clearance of Sensitive Information under FOIA process, 2017 - [PDF 600 KB 01-May-2017]

NEW Department of the Treasury Inspector General (OIG) Investigations Closed, CY 2016 - [PDF 500 KB 01-May-2017]

NEW Each issue of the Department of the Treasury DATA Act implementation roundup / DATA Act Biweekly Bulletin newsletters, 2015-2016 - [PDF 11 MB 01-May-2017]

NEW Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) Management Advisory Report: Additional Options to Collect Tax Debts Need To Be Explored, Reference Number: 2001-40-122, July 2001 - [PDF 1.7 MB 01-May-2017]

NEW Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) “Web Standards: employee-only Intranet internal web pages, 2017 - [PDF 2.1 MB 01-May-2017]

NEW Oral History Interview with USAF Colonel Robert Work, The History Office HQ Air Intelligence Agency, 1999 - [PDF 9.1 MB 01-May-2017]

NEW Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) intranet Home page and Monthly and Quarterly Data Reports Home page, 2017 - [PDF 810 KB 24-Apr-2017]

NEW Internal Revenue Service (IRS) employee only Intranet home page for the Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) internal website and related pages for memoranda, delegation orders, policies, procedures, and training materials, 2017 - [PDF 2.8 MB 24-Apr-2017]

NEW Federal Reserve Board Intranet Pages: Central Reporting Directions, 2017 - [PDF 920 KB 24-Apr-2017]

NEW Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Internal Management Document Distribution System (IMDDS) Index and “What's Hot in IMDDS?,” 2017 - [PDF 1 MB 24-Apr-2017]

NEW US Agency for International Development (USAID) premium travel reports filed with the General Services Administration (GSA), 2009-2013 - [PDF 3.2 MB 24-Apr-2017]

NEW Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) Volunteers In Service To America (VISTA) Desk Reference from the CNCS internal employees-only intranet site, 2016 - [PDF 5 MB 24-Apr-2017]

NEW List of Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 250 KB 17-Apr-2017]

NEW List of Social Security Administration's (SSA) Inspector General (OIG) investigations concerning SSA or employees of SSA closed CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 190 KB 17-Apr-2017]

NEW List of Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 180 KB 17-Apr-2017]

NEW List of National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed October 2014 - September 2016 - [PDF 240 KB 17-Apr-2017]

NEW Three Bills for fingerprint processing services to the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Division, 2015-2016 - [PDF 910 KB 17-Apr-2017]

NEW Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration Non-Commercial Class "C" driving Examiner’s Training Manual, 2015 - [PDF 1.2 MB 17-Apr-2017]

NEW Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) publication: Rising to the Urgent Challenge: Strategic Plan for Responding to Accelerating Climate Change, 2010 - [PDF 2.5 MB 03-Apr-2017]

NEW Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) publication: Four Key Ideas to Guide Service's Response to Climate Change: A White Paper, 2008 - [PDF 7.3 MB 03-Apr-2017]

NEW Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) / Homeland Security Investigations Office of Intelligence Report: Baseline Assessment of Illegal Tunnel Activity, 2010 - [PDF 1 MB 03-Apr-2017]

NEW Administration For Children and Families (ACF) Office of Human Services Emergency Preparedness & Response (OHSEPR) Deployment Guidebook For ACF Personnel, 2012 - [PDF 900 KB 03-Apr-2017]

NEW National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 7.6 MB 03-Apr-2017]

NEW Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 900 KB 03-Apr-2017]

NEW Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)'s policy on sensitive information embodied in two records: Information Governance Policy and Guidelines for the Protection of Sensitive Information, 2016 - [PDF 1.1 MB 27-Mar-2017]

NEW Selected pages from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) FERCNet intranet (employee only) web site, 2017 - [PDF 2.5 MB 27-Mar-2017]

NEW Defense Criminal Investigative Service (DCIS) Special Agents Manual, 2016 - [PDF 7.5 MB 27-Mar-2017]

NEW Department of Education (ED) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed, CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 745 KB 27-Mar-2017]

NEW Department of Education (ED) Inspector General (OIG) Audit Accountability and Resolution Tracking System (AARTS) User Manual For External Audits, 2016 - [PDF 13.3 MB 27-Mar-2017]

NEW National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Inspector General (OIG) Audit Policy and Procedures Manual, 2015 - [PDF 870 KB 27-Mar-2017]


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