Please submit comments to the FOIA Advisory Committee


The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Advisory Committee, charged with advising on improvements to FOIA administration, has begun its deliberations. As part of the process, the committee has established a website with a “submit comments” option. Here is the link if you would like to make your voice heard on FOIA administration:

If you have not already seen the report on FOIA implementation that is posted on the SHAFR website, you may find it at this address: This report has been submitted to the FOIA Advisory Committee.

The next FOIA Advisory Committee meeting is slated to take place on January 27, with more meetings to follow through spring 2016. The home page for the Committee can be found at this link: