Federal Records Management

NARA Bulletin 98-01

ATTENTION! This Bulletin has expired and is no longer in effect. For NARA's current guidance please visit https://www.archives.gov/records-mgmt/bulletins. Please note that this page is available only as a technical and historical reference.

November 7, 1997

TO: Heads of Federal agencies

SUBJECT: Checklist of NARA bulletins

1. Purpose.

This bulletin lists those previously issued NARA bulletins that remain in effect.

2. Expiration date.

This bulletin expires September 30, 1998.

3. Background.

The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) issues NARA bulletins which contain guidance about records and information management subjects within NARA's area of responsibility. The first NARA bulletin of each fiscal year will be a checklist of previously issued NARA bulletins that remain in effect. NARA's records and information management regulations are found in Chapter XII of Title 36 of the Code of Federal Regulations.

  1. Paper copies. NARA will send one copy of each NARA bulletin to the head of each Federal agency. Agencies will be responsible for duplication and distributing copies. Requests for additional copies of any bulletin should be directed to the agency records officer.
  2. Electronic copies. NARA will post all current NARA bulletins on the NARA Web site.

4. NARA assistance.

To obtain information about NARA bulletin dissemination, call the Office of Records Services - Washington, DC at 301-837-3570. To correct the mailing address for the head of the Federal agency, call 301-837-1850.

Archivist of the United States

The following NARA bulletins remain in effect: The following NARA bulletins remain in effect:

Bulletin Number and Title issued expires
95-3 Government Information Locator Service 02/16/95 limited
96-3 Preservation of facsimile transmissions that are federal records 02/12/96 01/31/98
96-5 Closing of the New York Federal Records Center at Bayonne, NJ 07/19/96 09/30/98
96-6 Disposition of Federal Records and personal documentary materials 09/30/96 09/30