View Rule

View EO 12866 Meetings Printer-Friendly Version     Download RIN Data in XML

DOI/OS RIN: 1093-AA26 Publication ID: Fall 2019 
Title: Freedom of Information Act Regulations 

This rule would revise the regulations that the Department of the Interior follows in processing records under the Freedom of Information Act. The revisions clarify and update procedures for requesting information from the Department and procedures that the Department follows in responding to requests from the public.

Agency: Department of the Interior(DOI)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: Not subject to, not significant 
CFR Citation: 43 CFR 2   
Legal Authority: 5 U.S.C. 301    5 U.S.C. 522    5 U.S.C. 553   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  12/28/2018  83 FR 67175   
NPRM Comment Period End  01/28/2019 
NPRM Comment Period Extended  01/28/2019  84 FR 409   
NPRM Comment Period Extended End  01/29/2019 
Final Action  12/00/2019 
Final Action Effective  01/00/2020 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Cindy Cafaro
Departmental Freedom of Information Act Officer
Department of the Interior
Office of the Secretary
1849 C Street NW,
Washington, DC 20240
Phone:202 208-5342