New Congressional Research Service (CRS) Report: “The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA): Background and Policy Options for the 113th Congress”

The Congressional Research Service (CRS) earlier this month released and posted a valuable new Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)-related report:

The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA): Background and Policy Options for the 113th Congress
By Wendy Ginsberg, Analyst in American National Government
March 8, 2013
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Hat tip to Law Librarian Blog.

Cross-posted on Law Library Blog.

Annual USDoJ FOIA Report

The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) Office of Information Policy (OIP) recently (on 29 March 2012) posted its latest annual Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) report — for 2011 —here.

Other DoJ FOIA-related resources are also available online.

Cross-posted at Law Library Blog.

Effective FOIA Requesting

For effective Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requesting methods, check out the Effective FOIA Requesting for Everyone: A National Security Archive Guide, which most valuably includes:

Hat tip to ResourceShelf.com.