- James Hogan, Co-Chair, Department of Defense
- Nate Jones, Co-Chair, National Security Archive
- Dave Bahr, Bahr Law Offices, P.C.
- Karen Finnegan Meyers, U.S. Department of Defense
- Maggie Mulvihill, Boston University
- Ramona Branch Oliver, Department of Labor
- Anne Weismann, Campaign for Accountability
Fees Subcommittee's Proposed Recommendations for the FOIA Advisory Committee's Consideration Handout - April 19, 2016
Fees Subcommittee's Recommendation on Updated Office of Management and Budget Fee Guidance (Draft) - March 10, 2016
Note: To be discussed at April 19, 2016 FOIA Advisory Committee Meeting
Fees Subcommittee Draft FOIA Fees Memorandum - January 8, 2016
Note: Discussed at January 19, 2016 FOIA Advisory Committee Meeting
Fees Survey Results (Microsoft Excel 97-2003 Spreadsheet) - July 23, 2015
Status Report - July 21, 2015
Draft FOIA Fees Survey sent to NARA Chief Operating Officer for Approval - May 15, 2015
Status Report - April 21, 2015
Status Report (Revised Version) - January 27, 2015
Status Report (Original Version) - January 27, 2015
Memos prepared by Ginger McCall's Interns - October 23, 2014
D.C. Circuit Case Law on Educational Institutions
Definition of "noncommercial scientific institution
Status Report - October 17, 2014
The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), 5 U.S.C. § 552
Office of Government Information Services (OGIS) Blog Posts. FOIA Fees. Various Dates.
Office of Management and Budget (OMB) FOIA Fee Guidelines [formally known as the Uniform Freedom of Information Act Fee Schedule and Guidelines]
Department of Justice Office of Information Policy (OIP) Fee Waiver Policy Guidance
OIP Training Slides on Fee and Fee Waivers
Department of Justice Guide to the FOIA (2013 edition): Fees and Fee Waivers
Agency Audits and Reports
No Indications of Bias Found in a Sample of Freedom of Information Act Fee Waiver Decisions But the EPA [Environmental Protection Agency] Could Improve Its Process, Report No. 14-P-0319 July 16, 2014.
U.S. Government and Accountability (GAO) Audits and Reports
Freedom of Information Act Fee and Fee Waiver Processing at the Department of Energy, GAO-05-405, Published: May 27, 2005. Publicly Released: Jun 17, 2005.
FDA's Program and Regulations Need Improvement, HRD-92-2, Published: Oct 11, 1991. Publicly Released: Nov 14, 1991.
Fee Waiver Practices at the FBI, GGD-87-73BR,Published: Jun 3, 1987. Publicly Released: Jul 7, 1987.
Cost of Collecting and Processing Fees, GGD-87-58FS, Published: Apr 7, 1987. Publicly Released: May 11, 1987.
Kwoka, Margaret B., FOIA, Inc. (November 2, 2015). Duke Law Journal, Forthcoming; U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-57. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2685402
Maragaret B. Kwoka's FOIA, Inc. April 19, 2016 FOIA Advisory Committee Meeting Presentation Slides (Black and White)
Date Posted: Oct 29, 2014 | Date Updated: Apr 28, 2016 | Last Reviewed: Apr 28, 2016