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FOIA News: NARA wants input on FOIA modernization

FOIA News (2015-16)Kevin SchmidtComment

NARA wants input on FOIA modernization

By Ryan McDermott, FierceGovernment, June 23, 2015

Agencies have come under fire for not being proactive about handing over documents requested under the Freedom of Information Act. So as part of FOIA modernization efforts, the National Archives and Records Administration is reaching out to the public to find out what they see as faults in the process.

The road to modernization has been a bumpy one for NARA and other agencies and the Archives wants to know what it can do to make things better as it starts planning for its third iteration of the open government National Action Plan.

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