Freedom of Information Act

General Information Product



The Freedom of Information Act( FOIA), 5 U.S.C.§ 552, as amended, generally provides that any person has a right to request access to Federal agency records. The USGS proactively promotes information disclosure as inherent to its mission of providing objective science to inform decisionmakers and the general public. USGS scientists disseminate up-to-date and historical scientific data that are critical to addressing national and global priorities.
Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Unnumbered Series
Title Freedom of Information Act
Series title General Information Product
DOI 10.3133/70039862
Year Published 2012
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location Reston, VA
Contributing office(s) Administration and Enterprise Information
Description 2 p.
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