Federal Records Management

NARA Bulletin 99-01

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 This Bulletin has expired and is no longer in effect.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 Please note that this page is available only as a technical and historical reference.

October 21, 1998

TO: Heads of Federal Agencies

SUBJECT: Checklist of NARA bulletins

1. What is the purpose of this bulletin?
This bulletin lists National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) bulletins that are in effect.

2. What are NARA Bulletins?
NARA bulletins contain guidance about records and information management subjects to help you comply with laws and regulations in these areas. You can find more information about NARA's records and information management regulations in Chapter XII of Title 36 of the Code of Federal Regulations.

3. Has NARA extended any bulletins due to expire in FY98?
Yes. We have extended the expiration date for NARA Bulletin 98-02, Disposition of electronic records. The new expiration date is September 30, 1999. It will be in effect unless we supersede it earlier. Please make pen and ink changes to your copies.

4. How can I get more information about NARA bulletins?
For more information about specific NARA bulletins, call the Modern Records Programs at 301-837-3570.

5. How do I obtain copies of NARA bulletins?

  1. Paper copies. We send paper copies of our bulletins to the heads of Federal agencies and to Federal agency records officer. You can obtain additional paper copies at a discount from the Government Printing Office (GPO) by submitting a requisition to the GPO at the beginning of each fiscal year.
  2. Electronic copies. We post all NARA bulletins on the NARA web site .

6. How do I correct any mistakes in the mailing address?
To correct the mailing address for the head of your Federal agency, call 301-837-1850.

Archivist of the United States

The following NARA bulletins remain in effect:

Bulletin Number and Title Issued Expires
98-02 Disposition of electronic records 03/10/98 09/30/99
95-03 Government Information Locator Service 02/16/95 Unlimited