FOIA Advisor

FOIA News: OGIS issues annual report for FY 2015

FOIA News (2015-16)Allan BlutsteinComment

The Office of Government Information Services has released its annual report for fiscal year 2015.  The FOIA Ombudsman reported that it received nearly 1,200 requests for assistance, an increase of over 25 percent from the 2014 reporting period.  The report also includes updates on the agency's compliance program, its recommendations on how to improve the FOIA process, and its efforts to better engage its stakeholders.