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NEW 10 (ten) reports produced for Heavy Lift and Propulsion Technology (HLPT) Tradeoffs Contracts awarded by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC), 2019 - [PDF 53 MB 02-Dec-2019]
NOTE: This is a large file; 52 Megabytes

NEW Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Agency Pandemic Contingency Plans, 2007-2017 - [PDF 2.7 MB 02-Dec-2019]

NEW Department of Transportation (DOT) Office of Inspector General (OIG) results of study and survey of human capital, 2019 - [PDF 2.75 MB 02-Dec-2019]

NEW Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) Report of Investigation (ROI) re: Alleged Violation(s): 18 USC 208, Acts affecting a personal financial interest, 2011 - [PDF 8 MB 02-Dec-2019]

NEW Seven (7) Department of Labor (DOL) Office of Inspector General (OIG) Audit Reports, 2007-2014 - [PDF 5.8 MB 02-Dec-2019]

NEW U.S. Agency for Global Media (USAGM) Board Meeting minutes, 2017-2019 - [PDF 2 MB 02-Dec-2019]

NEW Systems Inventory of Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Electronic Records Systems, “Scheduling Project Tool,” 2019 - [PDF 2.2 MB 25-Nov-2019]

NEW Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) list of technical reports marked unclassified but Limited Distribution, 1888-1919 - [PDF 2.5 MB 25-Nov-2019]

NEW Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) list of technical reports marked as classified, 1890-1934, 2014 - [PDF 500 KB 25-Nov-2019]

NEW Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) list of technical reports marked as unclassified but limited distribution, 1920-1930, 2014 - [PDF 2.8 MB 25-Nov-2019]

NEW Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) list of Technical Reports from Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command, Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO), and Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA), 2016 - [PDF 900 KB 25-Nov-2019]

NEW Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) List of Technical Reports on Transmutation, 2016 - [PDF 3.2 MB 25-Nov-2019]

NEW Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) Office of Export Enforcement (OEE) historical document: A Brief History of United States Export Controls (undated) - [PDF 430 KB 18-Nov-2019]

NEW Three (3) Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) documents:
• Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Procedures, 2004
• Electronic Freedom of Information Act (E-FOIA) Procedures, 2004
• Policy Directive No. 1018: Government Accountability Office (GAO) and Department of Commerce (DOC) Office of Inspector General (OIG) Reports and Inquiries Policy, 2008
[PDF1.6 MB 18-Nov-2019]

NEW Weekly status reports sent to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) from:
• Bureau of Competition (BC) Senior Staff Activities, September 1, 2017
• Bureau of Consumer Protection (BCP) Activity, August 24. 2017
• Bureau of Economics (BE) Weekly Update August 31, 2017
[PDF 920 KB 18-Nov-2019]

NEW List of Defense MIA/POW Accounting Agency (DPAA) Memoranda of Understanding (MOA), 2019 - [PDF 1.2 MB 18-Nov-2019]

NEW Department of Defense (DoD) Mandatory Declassification Review (MDR) Log, 2008-2017 - [PDF 5.6 MB 18-Nov-2019]

NEW Department of Energy (DOE) Mandatory declassification Review (MDR) Log, 2012-2019 - [PDF 1 MB 18-Nov-2019]

NEW Two (2) National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) reports: Heavy Lift and Propulsion Technology Systems Analysis and Trade Study (2011)
1. Generated under Contract NNM11AA17C awarded by NASA George C. Marshall Space Center (MSFC) to United Space Alliance (USA)
2. Generated under Contract NNM11AA15C awarded by NASA MSFC to Space Exploration Technologies (SPACEX)
[PDF 36 MB 11-Nov-2019]

NEW Smithsonian Institution (SI) Autopsy/Necropsy/Pathology Reports from the National Zoological Park, February-October, 2017 - [PDF 8.7 MB 11-Nov-2019]

NEW Smithsonian Institution (SI) meeting minutes from the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) Board, 2012-2016 - [PDF 2.4 MB 11-Nov-2019]

NEW General Services Administration (GSA) Public Buildings Service (PBS) Fair Annual Rent Appraisal Program Instructions to Regions, 2011 - [PDF 1 MB 11-Nov-2019]

 NEW Catalog of pre-1962 murals located in General Services Administration (GSA) buildings, 2019 - [PDF 4.4 MB 11-Nov-2019]

NEW Department of Transportation (DOT) Views Letters 2014-2017 - [PDF 1.2 MB 11-Nov-2019]

NEW National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Master Location Record (MLR), Hierarchical Reference Report by Record Group, for Record Group 509 Department of Defense (DoD) Inspector General (OIG), 2019 - [PDF1.2 MB 04-Nov-2019]

NEW The internal Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) procedure describing the process and criteria by which FEMA assesses and makes decisions on Requests for Presidential Disaster Declaration, 2003 - [PDF 2.9 MB 04-Nov-2019]

UPDATED Department Of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Office of Housing Lender Qualification and Monitoring Division (LQMD) Internal Desk Guide, 2014 - [PDF 1.7 MB 04-Nov-2019]

UPDATED Title page and Table of Contents of the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) Special Agent Manual (undated) - [PDF 3.4 MB 04-Nov-2019]

NEW Department of Labor (DOL) Labornet (intranet) home page, each page connected to the Labornet home page and a copy of the page: https://labornet.dol.gov/workplaceresources/policies, 2019 - [PDF 7 MB 04-Nov-2019]

NEW National Technical Information Service (NTIS) Advisory Board Meeting Minutes, September 22, 2016 - [PDF 90 KB 04-Nov-2019]

NEW A copy of each Department of Interior (DOI) Office of Law Enforcement, Security and Emergency Management (OLES) Emergency Management Daily Situation Reports, March-October 2017 - [PDF 374 MB 28-Oct-2019]
NOTE: This is a very large file; 374 Megabytes

NEW Department of the Interior Views Letters, 2015-2016 - [PDF 2.4 MB 28-Oct-2019]

NEW Organizational Assessment of the Department of the Interior, Office of the Secretary, 2011 - [PDF 3.3 MB 29-Oct-2019]

NEW 5 (five) studies/reports provided to the Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) by the Advanced Analytical Consulting Group under contract #DOLOPS14D0021, 2015-2016 - [PDF 3.5 MB 28-Oct-2019]

NEW An Evaluation of Organizational Safety Culture at the U.S. Department of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), survey and final report, 2013 - [PDF 4.25 MB 21-Oct-2019]

NEW Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Policy on Sensitive Internal Information, 2019 - [PDF 2 MB 21-Oct-2019]

NEW Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Congressional Correspondence Logs 2017-2018 - [PDF 1.6 MB 21-Oct-2019]

NEW Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Congressional Correspondence Logs 2007-2018 - [PDF 4 MB 21-Oct-2019]

NEW Copy of each Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Inspector General (IG) investigation report performed regarding the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board (DNFSB), 2015-2018 - [PDF 4.5 MB 21-Oct-2019]

NEW Organizational Assessment of Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO) by contractor Ernst & Young L.L.P., prepared under contract GS-23-F-9794-H/NRC-DR-09-09-326, 2009 - [PDF 1.3 MB 21-Oct-2019]

NEW Department of Agriculture (USDA) Research, Education, and Economics (REE) position description for the Veterinary Medical Officer, Animal Care and Use Program Manager (undated) and Animal Care and Use Task Force Agendas, Meeting Notes, and Meeting Minutes, February-June 2015 - [PDF 576 KB 14-Oct-2019]

NEW Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Records Transfer Desk Reference Guide, 2010 and Records Management Handbook, 2017 - [PDF 5.5 MB 14-Oct-2019]

NEW Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Intranet homepage and each page linked directly to the FSA Intranet home page by one click (i.e. one level down). 2017 - [PDF 3.2 MB 14-Oct-2019]

NEW Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Research Service (ARS) AXON (ARS Intranet) home page as of February 14, 2017 - [PDF 890 KB 14-Oct-2019]

NEW United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Food and Agriculture Council (NFAC) Meeting Minutes May-December, 2013 and Quarterly Meeting Minutes April-August, 2016 - [PDF 1.1 MB 14-Oct-2019]

NEW Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Food and Agriculture Council (NFAC) Minutes of Quarterly Meetings March-December 2014 and Biweekly Meetings January-November, 2014 - [PDF 730 KB 14-Oct-2019]

NEW Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Regulatory Reform Task Force (RRTF) Report to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VAIQ 7805189), 2017 - [PDF 2.9 MB 07-Oct-2019] 

NEW Federal Reserve Administrative Manual Transmittals: 70, 71, 74, 75, 77, 81, 85, 90, 91, and 93, 2001-2010, 2015 - [PDF 1 MB 07-Oct-2019]

NEW Final Project Reports of Studies of Voting for National Science Foundation (NSF) Awards 1060220, 1060978, 1049730, and 1041085, 2011-2015 - [PDF 1 MB 07-Oct-2019]

NEW Department of Education (ED) Competition Advocate Reports, 2008-2016 - [PDF 3 MB 07-Oct-2019]

NEW Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) organizational assessment conducted by Booz Allen Hamilton under the contract HQ042308A0001, 2007-2019 - [PDF 1.2 MB 07-Oct-2019]

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