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Newly added files listings/links:

NEW US African Development Foundation (USADF) Congressional Budget Justification FY 2018, June 2017 - [PDF 436 KB 18-Feb-2019]

NEW Listing of US African Development Foundation (USADF) External Evaluations, 2012-2017 - [PDF 70 KB 18-Feb-2019]

NEW Meeting minutes of the US African Development Foundation (USADF) Board of Directors, Feb 2016-May 2017 - [PDF 2 MB 18-Feb-2019]

NEW Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board (FRTIB) Office of General Counsel Memos, 1987-2004 - [PDF 11 MB 18-Feb-2019]

NEW Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board (FRTIB) Statute Tracking Logs - 115th Congress Table of Legislation, 2018 - [PDF 660 KB 18-Feb-2019]

NEW Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board (FRTIB) All Hands Meeting slides, 2014-2016 - [PDF 15 MB 18-Feb-2019]

NEW List of Special Inspector General for The Troubled Asset Relief Program (SIGTARP) closed investigations CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 85 KB 18-Feb-2019]

NEW Five (5) National Park Service (NPS) Policy Manuals, 2009-2015 - [PDF 13 MB 11-Feb-2019]

NEW Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight (OFHEO) Examination Handbook, 1998 - [PDF 9.4 MB 11-Feb-2019]

NEW Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) 2016 Supervision Conference agenda/handout - [PDF 710 KB 11-Feb-2019]

NEW Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) meeting minutes and agendas for the Federal Housing Finance Oversight Board (FHSOB), February-August 2017 - [PDF 7 MB 11-Feb-2019]

NEW Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) FICO (Financing Corporation) Annual Financial Statements and Reports, 2008-2015 - [PDF 1.9 MB 11-Feb-2019]

NEW Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) FICO (Financing Corporation) Annual Financial Statements and Reports, 2014-2015 and correspondence to/from FHFA and FICO, 2014-2016 - [PDF 1.3 MB 11-Feb-2019]

NEW List of substantiated Army Inspector General (IG) investigations closed, 2011-2017 - [PDF 365 KB 04-Feb-2019]

NEW National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) reports and presentations produced under contract NEAC1351, Workflow Analysis, 2013 - [PDF 5 MB 04-Feb-2019]

NEW National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) ICG Memorandum 14-04, Litigation Review and Comprehensive Report on Wins and Losses, 2014 - [PDF 970 KB 04-Feb-2019]

NEW Interstate Commission on the Potomac River Basin (ICPRB) meeting minutes, 2008-2013 - [PDF 1.8 MB 04-Feb-2019]

NEW Department of Justice (DOJ) weekly reports made by the Office of Legislative Affairs (OLA) to the Office of the Attorney General, 2009-2013 - [PDF 12.4 MB 04-Feb-2019]

NEW Electromagnetic Pulse Risk to the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) Bulk Power System; Initial Review of the Impact of Extreme Geomagnetic Storms to TVA Operations, Findings and Recommendations, 2010 - [PDF 2.4 MB 04-Feb-2019]

NEW Final Report, Alternative Metals Study (for circulating coinage) submitted to the US Mint by Concurrent Technologies Corporation under Contract Number TM-HQ-11-C-0049, 2012 - [PDF 4.4 MB 28-Jan-2019]

NEW Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) Currency Spoilage Report and Spoilage Trend Analysis for Currency Production, Washington, DC, December 2017-May 2018 - [PDF 1 MB 28-Jan-2019]

NEW Department of Commerce Competition Advocate Reports for Fiscal Years 2008-2017, 2009-2018 - [PDF 31.6 MB 28-Jan-2019]

NEW List of Department of Commerce Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed 2015-2016 - [PDF 8 MB 28-Jan-2019]

NEW American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) meeting minutes, 2013-2017 - [PDF 5 MB 28-Jan-2019]

NEW Title Page and Table of Contents for three (3) Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) policy/procedure handbooks, 2015, 2017 - [PDF 2.5 MB 28-Jan-2019]

NEW Sixteen (16) Nonpublic Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) SECY Documents - several dealing with the Three Mile Island incident, 1979 - [PDF 18 MB 21-Jan-2019]

NEW Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Guide to Types of NRC Formal Documents and Their Uses (NUREG/BR-0070), 1984 - [PDF 1 MB 21-Jan-2019]

NEW A copy of each response to a Question for the Record (QFR) provided to Congress by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), 2014-2015 - [PDF 655 KB 21-Jan-2019]

NEW List of Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Inspector General (OIG) Investigations Closed During CY 2015-CY 2016 - [PDF 1.9 MB 21-Jan-2019]

NEW Listing of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Office of the Executive Director of Operations (OEDO) Procedures and the home page for the EDO Procedures and Guidance Web Site, 2017 - [PDF 1.5 MB 21-Jan-2019]

NEW Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Home Page of NRC Knowledge Center Internal Website and List of Communities of Practice, 2017 - [PDF 1.2 MB 21-Jan-2019]

NEW Copies of Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB) letter or email correspondence with The Office of Management and Budget (OMB), 2017 - [PDF 2.8 MB 14-Jan-2019]

NEW Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB) New Hire Recommended Readings, 2017 - [PDF 870 KB 14-Jan-2019]

NEW Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB) Policy on Compensation and Promotion Policy 2016-004 and Performance Evaluation Review Policy 2014-09, 2016 - [PDF 1.9 MB 14-Jan-2019]

NEW Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB) Pre-Publication/Classification Review Policy 2014-003, 2016 - [PDF 1 MB 14-Jan-2019]

NEW Department of Transportation Maritime Administration (MARAD) listing of small vessel waivers granted for coastwide trade, 2005-2017 - [PDF 1.5 MB 14-Jan-2019]

NEW Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) Security Interactive Knowledge Exchange (SIKE) scenarios, 2017 - [PDF 1.1 MB 14-Jan-2019]

NEW Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) records relating to termination of the study on the health effects of coal dust by the National Academy of Sciences, 2014-2018 - [PDF 15.5 MB 07-Jan-2019]

NEW Listing of training courses available through the Peace Corps Learning Management System (LMS), 2017 - [PDF 600 KB 07-Jan-2019]

NEW Peace Corps Reports on Early Terminations, FY 2010, FY2011 - [PDF 760 KB 07-Jan-2019]

NEW Peace Corps Information Technology (IT) Project Risk Management Plan, 2016 and Intranet Modernization project, 2017 - [PDF 1.5 MB 07-Jan-2019]

NEW Peace Corps Technology Advisory Board Quarterly Meeting Agendas 2016-2017 and Peace Corps Technology Advisory Board quarterly meeting minutes, Quarters 2-4 of 2016, and Quarters 2-3 of 2017 - [PDF 2 MB 07-Jan-2019]

NEW Peace Corps listing for the PCLive knowledge sharing platform (digital knowledge hub) showing the resources available at PCLive, 2017 - [PDF 790 KB 07-Jan-2019]

NEW Two (2) National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) documents: Soyuz 52S (MS-06) Launch, Space Operations Center (SOC) Support & Contingency Familiarization and Astana, Kazakhstan Medical Assessment, 2017 - [PDF 2.4 MB 31-Dec-2018]

NEW SETI Institute Unsolicited Proposal to NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) Ames Research Center (ARC) For a New Cooperative Agreement titled: “Planetary Science and Exploration Studies,” 2014 - [PDF 950 KB 31-Dec-2018]

NEW National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) NASA Competition Advocate Reports, FY2006-FY2016 - [PDF 5 MB 31-Dec-2018]

NEW Charter of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Tips, Complaints and Referrals (TCR) Oversight Board, 2014 - [PDF 590 KB 31-Dec-2018]

NEW Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Office of Inspector General (OIG) Findings and Recommendations, 2005 (Federal Information Security Management Act ) FISMA Assessment for the EFOIA Application - [PDF 8.3 MB 31-Dec-2018]

NEW List of Transportation Security Administration (TSA) internal affairs investigation reports and program reviews completed during 2011 - [PDF 1 MB 31-Dec-2018]

NEW Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency for the District of Columbia (CSOSA) current inventory of psychiatric drugs at CSOSA locations and a copy of prescriptions for psychiatric drugs at CSOSA, 2016-2018 - [PDF 5 MB 24-Dec-2018]

NEW FOIA Administrative Appeal letters and letters provided in response to FOIA Appeals submitted to the Office of Special Counsel (OSC), 2015-2018 - [PDF 32 MB 24-Dec-2018]

NEW US Geological Survey (USGS) briefing materials on Derogatory Names Policy, 2017 - [PDF 4.6 MB 24-Dec-2018]

NEW Documents/email received by the US Geological Survey (USGS) Board of Geographic Names (BGN) with emphasis on the Hawaii Board on Geographic Names 2015-2017 - [PDF 9.3 MB 24-Dec-2018]

NEW Three (3) US Geological Survey (USGS) Reports on Science Policy, 2016, 2010, 2007 - [PDF 280 KB 24-Dec-2018]

NEW FOIA Case Log for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Office of Inspector General (OIG), June-December 2016 - [PDF 5.6 MB 24-Dec-2018]

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