Website allows public to track FOIA requests

Federal News Radio reports that the National Archives, the Department of Commerce and the Environmental Protection Agency are launching a website that will allow people to track Freedom of Information Act requests, as well as see what’s been released.

FOIAonline allows people to also communicate with FOIA officers, as well as file requests and monitor where their requests are in the system. The agencies can also use the website to fill requests, posting documents online for the requester and anyone else who would be interested in them.

Email this to someoneTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Share on FacebookShare on TumblrPin on PinterestShare on Reddit


Newest Posts

Ethics Week 2015: Minimizing Harm April 27, 2015, 4:34 am
For NBC, it’s more than just about Brian Williams April 26, 2015, 5:26 pm
A Look Back, A Look Ahead April 23, 2015, 7:26 pm
NLGJA: Reporting on Transgender Issues April 23, 2015, 3:40 pm
8 things you should know about SPJ, or how to get free money for programs April 22, 2015, 5:41 pm
SPJ Board Meeting Recap April 21, 2015, 5:39 pm
CBS’s 60 Minutes Airs Graphic Footage April 20, 2015, 2:18 pm

Copyright © 2007-2015 Society of Professional Journalists. All Rights Reserved. Legal

Society of Professional Journalists
Eugene S. Pulliam National Journalism Center, 3909 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46208
317/927-8000 | Fax: 317/920-4789 | Contact SPJ Headquarters | Employment Opportunities | Advertise with SPJ