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FOIA News: OGIS issues report on FEMA's FOIA program

FOIA News (2015-16)Allan BlutsteinComment

Today the Office of Government Information Services (OGIS) issued a compliance report concerning the Federal Emergency Management Agency's FOIA program.  OGIS’s three primary findings are:

(1) FEMA’s FOIA Office needs to improve management and oversight controls;

(2)  Additional steps are needed to fully benefit from investments in technology to improve tracking, processing, and proactive disclosure; and

                 (3) Further steps are needed to improve communication.

Read full report here.