Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

National Archives and Records Administration Procedures Relating to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Pursuant to guidance received from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), the National Archives and Records Administration issued the following policies and procedures in its effort to accommodate our workforce, continue its mission-critical work, and to adhere to recommended safety measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Beginning on March 3, 2020 - present, we have released the following communication to our workforce, this includes NARA Notices, Fact Sheets, and Social Distancing procedures found below. 

NARA Notices:

NARA Notice 2020-068 Monitoring Coronavirus and Keeping our Workplace Safe

NARA Notice 2020-080 Implementing OMB Telework Guidance to Respond to COVID-19

NARA Notice 2020-089 Additional Workforce Flexibilities to Respond to COVID-19

NARA Notice 2020-104 Guidelines for Eventual Reopening

NARA Notice 2020-106 Changes to Exit Clearance Procedures

NARA Notice 2020-109 Hiring Guidance to Respond to COVID-19

NARA Notice 2020-124 New Procedures to Respond to COVID-19

NARA Notice 2020-132 NARA Phased Reopening Plan

NARA Notice 2020-133 Health Screening Procedures to Respond to COVID-19

NARA Notice 2020-134 Phase 1 Reopening of Select Facilities

NARA Notice 2020-173 Updated Phased Reopening Plan

 

NARA Fact Sheets:

Fact Sheet 1, Version 3:  Leave and Workplace Flexibilities

Fact Sheet 2, Version 3:  Visitors to NARA Research Rooms, Museums and Public Spaces

Fact Sheet 3, Version 2:  How to Sanitize Work Surfaces and Use Hand Sanitizer

Fact Sheet 4: Procedures for Closing NARA Research Room,  Museum or Facility

Fact Sheet 5:  Telework Ready IT Resources

Fact Sheet 6: Exit Clearance Procedures During COVID-19 Response

Fact Sheet 7, Version 2:  Hiring Guidance During COVID-19 Response

Fact Sheet 8,  Version 3:  Contact Tracing Procedure

Fact Sheet 9:  Health Screening for NARA Employees and Contractors

 

NARA Social Distancing Procedures:

Phase 1 Social Distancing Procedures

Social Distancing Procedures for Disposition

Social Distancing Procedures for Records Move Activities

Social Distancing Procedures for Shelving New Transfers

Top