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FOIA News: Nuclear Regulatory Commission issues final FOIA regs

FOIA News (2015-16)Allan BlutsteinComment

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has amended its FOIA regulations to incorporate changes made by the FOIA Improvement Act off 2016, according to a notice published in today's Federal Register.  The NRC bypassed the normal notice and comment period, claiming that "good cause" existed for waiver, i.e., comments were either "impracticable, unnecessary, or contrary to the public interest."