Records Managers

AC 23.2018

June 26, 2018 

MEMORANDUM TO FEDERAL AGENCY CONTACTS: Request for Comments on Two Draft NARA Bulletins to Update Format Guidance 

NARA is making a few minor changes to NARA Bulletin 2014-04, Format Guidance for the Transfer of Permanent Records.  These changes will streamline the process for future updates to the format tables. We are making these changes via a new NARA Bulletin, 2018-XX. 

NARA welcomes your participation in the development of this guidance. We are requesting your comments on both bulletin drafts -- NARA Bulletin 2018-XX and NARA Bulletin 2014-04.  The draft bulletins are attached to this email 

Questions or comments for consideration are due by July 9, 2018. Please send your comments to  We will review all the comments we receive. 

Thank you. 

Chief Records Officer
for the U.S. Government

Draft NARA Bulletin 2014-04 for public review
Draft NARA Bulletin 2018-xx for public review