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Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2020-12110
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-06-05
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2020-11829
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-06-02
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are planning to request that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) renew its approval for us to engage in the following information collection and invite you to comment on it. We use this collection to obtain information from private foundations or other entities involved in designing, constructing, and equipping Presidential libraries.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2020-11826
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-06-02
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We have submitted to OMB for approval our request to continue to use the information collection described in this notice, consisting of National Archives Trust Fund (NATF) order forms for genealogical research in the National Archives. The NATF forms included in this information collection are: NATF 84, National Archives Order for Copies of Land Entry Files; NATF 85, National Archives Order for Copies of Pension or Bounty Land Warrant Applications; and NATF 86, National Archives Order for Copies of Military Service Records. We invite you to comment on the proposed extension.
Administrative Guidance Procedures
Document Number: 2020-09353
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-05-28
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This rule codifies our policies and procedures for reviewing and clearing administrative guidance documents.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2020-10910
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-05-21
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Advisory Committee; Meeting and Request for Public Comments
Document Number: 2020-10070
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-05-12
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are announcing an upcoming Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Advisory Committee meeting in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act and the second United States Open Government National Action Plan. We are also providing an opportunity for the public to provide comments on the FOIA Advisory Committee's final draft report to the Archivist of the United States.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2020-10026
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-05-11
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
NARA Facilities, Locations, Hours, and Public Use
Document Number: 2020-08755
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-05-06
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are updating our regulation listing our facility addresses and contact information to reflect changes to this information. We are also revising our regulation on public use of NARA facilities to remove outdated procedures, update in response to organizational and technological changes, and streamline the provisions for easier reading. We are also revising both regulations for plain language purposes.
Records Management; General Records Schedule (GRS); GRS Transmittal 31
Document Number: 2020-09352
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-05-04
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
NARA is issuing revisions to the General Records Schedule (GRS). The GRS provides mandatory disposition instructions for administrative records common to several or all Federal agencies. Transmittal 31 includes only changes we have made to the GRS since we published Transmittal 30 in December 2019. Additional GRS schedules remain in effect that we are not issuing via this transmittal.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2020-08568
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-04-23
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2020-08464
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-04-22
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are proposing to renew the information collection described in this notice and have submitted it to OMB for approval. We invite you to comment on this proposed collection.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2020-08387
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-04-21
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Advisory Committee; Meeting
Document Number: 2020-08357
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-04-21
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are announcing an upcoming Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Advisory Committee meeting in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act and the second United States Open Government National Action Plan.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2020-07902
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-04-15
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2020-07372
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-04-08
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
NARA proposes to request an extension from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) of approval to use three information collections. The first is prepared by organizations that want to make paper-to-paper copies of archival holdings with their personal copiers at the National Archives at the College Park facility. The second is used to advise requesters of the correct procedures to follow when requesting certified copies of records for use in civil litigation or criminal actions in courts of law, and the information to be provided so that records may be identified. The third information collection is used by veterans, dependents, and other authorized individuals to request information from or copies of documents in military personnel, military medical, and dependent medical records. We invite you to comment on this proposed information collection pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2020-07371
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-04-08
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
NARA has submitted to OMB for approval the information collections described in this notice. We invite you to comment on them.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2020-05824
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-03-20
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are planning to request that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) renew its approval for us to engage in the following information collection consisting of National Archives Trust Fund (NATF) order forms for genealogical research in the National Archives. The NATF forms included in this information collection are: NATF 84, National Archives Order for Copies of Land Entry Files; NATF 85, National Archives Order for Copies of Pension or Bounty Land Warrant Applications; and NATF 86, National Archives Order for Copies of Military Service Records. We invite you to comment on the proposed information collection.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2020-05336
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-03-16
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2020-04188
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-03-02
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Agency Guidance; Portal
Document Number: 2020-04157
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-28
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are announcing that we have established an online centralized portal that includes information about our guidance and a searchable, indexed listing of, and links to, our guidance documents. The portal, located on our website, does not displace other listings of or links to our guidance documents in topic-specific sections of our website.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2020-03678
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-25
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are giving notice that we have submitted to OMB for approval the information collection described in this notice. We invite you to comment on the proposed information collection pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2020-03158
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-18
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2020-02692
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-11
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are proposing to request that OMB renew its approval of our currently-approved information collection on applying to use space in one of our Presidential libraries. People submit this application to request the use of space in the library for a privately sponsored activity. We invite you to comment on the proposed information collection.
National Industrial Security Program Policy Advisory Committee (NISPPAC); Meeting
Document Number: 2020-02169
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-05
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are announcing an upcoming National Industrial Security Program Policy Advisory Committee (NISPPAC) meeting in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act and implementing regulations.
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Advisory Committee; Meeting
Document Number: 2020-02072
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-04
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are announcing an upcoming Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Advisory Committee meeting in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act and the second United States Open Government National Action Plan.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2020-01425
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-01-28
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2020-00777
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-01-21
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Records Management; General Records Schedule (GRS); GRS Transmittal 30
Document Number: 2019-27326
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-19
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
NARA is issuing revisions to the General Records Schedule (GRS). The GRS provides mandatory disposition instructions for administrative records common to several or all Federal agencies. Transmittal 30 includes only changes we have made to the GRS since we published Transmittal 29 in December 2017. Additional GRS schedules remain in effect that we are not issuing via this transmittal.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2019-27203
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-18
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
State, Local, Tribal, and Private Sector Policy Advisory Committee (SLTPS-PAC); Meeting
Document Number: 2019-26790
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-12
Agency: Information Security Oversight Office, National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are announcing an upcoming meeting of the State, Local, Tribal, and Private Sector Policy Advisory Committee (SLTPS-PAC).
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2019-26410
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-09
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-26289
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-12-05
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
NARA proposes to request an extension from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) of approval to use an information collection on statistical research. We collect certain information on research plans and requested records from researchers who wish to do biomedical statistical research in archival records containing highly personal information. We invite you to comment on this proposed information collection pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2019-25170
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-11-20
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Advisory Committee; Meeting
Document Number: 2019-24489
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-11-12
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are announcing an upcoming Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Advisory Committee meeting in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act and the second United States Open Government National Action Plan.
Advisory Committee on the Records of Congress; Meeting
Document Number: 2019-24487
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-11-12
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are announcing an upcoming meeting of the Advisory Committee on the Records of Congress. The committee advises NARA on the full range of programs, policies, and plans for the Center for Legislative Archives in NARA's Office of Legislative Archives, Presidential Libraries, and Museum Services (LPM).
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-23965
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-11-04
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are providing notice that we have requested Office of Management and Budget renewal of an information collection, Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Request for Assistance and Consent. Our Office of Government Information Services collects this information and consent from people who request mediation services related to their FOIA requests or appeals. We need the information in order to meet Privacy Act requirements for agencies to release information to us as part of our mediation efforts. We invite comments on the proposed information collection.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2019-22948
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-10-22
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-22229
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-10-10
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
NARA proposes to renew an information collection under the Paperwork Reduction Act. The information collection includes NA Form 16016, Limited Facility Report, which we use to review the facility, environment, and staffing capabilities of non-NARA organizations that wish to borrow a National Archives traveling exhibit. We invite you to comment on this information collection.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2019-22199
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-10-10
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
National Industrial Security Program Policy Advisory Committee (NISPPAC); Meeting
Document Number: 2019-21705
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-10-07
Agency: Information Security Oversight Office, National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are announcing an upcoming meeting of the National Industrial Security Program Policy Advisory Committee (NISPPAC).
Renewal of State, Local, Tribal, and Private Sector Policy Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2019-21230
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-10-01
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
NARA has renewed the charter for its State, Local, Tribal, and Private Sector Policy Advisory Committee (SLTPS-PAC). The General Services Administration included the SLTPS-PAC in NARA's ceiling of approved Federal advisory committees.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2019-21129
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-30
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2019-20074
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-17
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2019-19033
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-09-04
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2019-18293
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-08-26
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
NARA is proposing to request that the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) renew approval of an information collection our Office of Government Information Services (OGIS) uses to obtain customer intake information and consent as part of its mediation services program. OGIS collects customer name, contact information, case number, information on the customer's concern areas/resolution goals, and documents relating to the underlying Freedom of Information Act/Privacy Act request or appeal as part of its intake process in order to provide mediation services. In some cases, customers also complete a privacy consent form, NA Form 10003, authorizing OGIS to make inquiries on the customer's behalf and authorizing agencies to release to OGIS information and records related to their FOIA/Privacy Act requests and appeals. We invite you to comment on this proposed information collection.
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Advisory Committee; Meeting
Document Number: 2019-17152
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-08-12
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are announcing an upcoming Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Advisory Committee meeting in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act and the second United States Open Government National Action Plan.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2019-16843
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-08-07
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
Chief FOIA Officers' Council Meeting
Document Number: 2019-14508
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-09
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are announcing 2019's annual Chief FOIA Officers' Council meeting, co-chaired by the Director of OGIS and the Director of OIP.
Records Schedules; Availability and Request for Comments
Document Number: 2019-13530
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-26
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) publishes notice of certain Federal agency requests for records disposition authority (records schedules). We publish notice in the Federal Register and on regulations.gov for records schedules in which agencies propose to dispose of records they no longer need to conduct agency business. We invite public comments on such records schedules.
State, Local, Tribal, and Private Sector Policy Advisory Committee (SLTPS-PAC); Meeting
Document Number: 2019-13321
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-06-24
Agency: Information Security Oversight Office, National Archives and Records Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are announcing an upcoming meeting of the State, Local, Tribal, and Private Sector Policy Advisory Committee (SLTPS-PAC).