National Archives and Records Administration August 12, 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Declassification of National Security Information
Document Number: 05-16031
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-08-12
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This proposed rule would update NARA regulations related to declassification of classified national security information in records transferred to NARA's legal custody. The proposal incorporates changes resulting from amendments to Executive Order 12958, Classified National Security Information. These changes include establishing procedures for the automatic declassification of records in NARA's legal custody and revising requirements for reclassification of information to meet the provisions of E.O. 12958 as amended. The proposed rule will affect members of the public and Federal agencies.