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NEW Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) intranet Home page and Monthly and Quarterly Data Reports Home page, 2017 - [PDF 810 KB 24-Apr-2017]

NEW Internal Revenue Service (IRS) employee only Intranet home page for the Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) internal website and related pages for memoranda, delegation orders, policies, procedures, and training materials, 2017 - [PDF 2.8 MB 24-Apr-2017]

NEW Federal Reserve Board Intranet Pages: Central Reporting Directions, 2017 - [PDF 920 KB 24-Apr-2017]

NEW Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Internal Management Document Distribution System (IMDDS) Index and “What's Hot in IMDDS?,” 2017 - [PDF 1 MB 24-Apr-2017]

NEW US Agency for International Development (USAID) premium travel reports filed with the General Services Administration (GSA), 2009-2013 - [PDF 3.2 MB 24-Apr-2017]

NEW Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) Volunteers In Service To America (VISTA) Desk Reference from the CNCS internal employees-only intranet site, 2016 - [PDF 5 MB 24-Apr-2017]

NEW List of Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 250 KB 17-Apr-2017]

NEW List of Social Security Administration's (SSA) Inspector General (OIG) investigations concerning SSA or employees of SSA closed CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 190 KB 17-Apr-2017]

NEW List of Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 180 KB 17-Apr-2017]

NEW List of National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed October 2014 - September 2016 - [PDF 240 KB 17-Apr-2017]

NEW Three Bills for fingerprint processing services to the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Division, 2015-2016 - [PDF 910 KB 17-Apr-2017]

NEW Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration Non-Commercial Class "C" driving Examiner’s Training Manual, 2015 - [PDF 1.2 MB 17-Apr-2017]

NEW Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) publication: Rising to the Urgent Challenge: Strategic Plan for Responding to Accelerating Climate Change, 2010 - [PDF 2.5 MB 03-Apr-2017]

NEW Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) publication: Four Key Ideas to Guide Service's Response to Climate Change: A White Paper, 2008 - [PDF 7.3 MB 03-Apr-2017]

NEW Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) / Homeland Security Investigations Office of Intelligence Report: Baseline Assessment of Illegal Tunnel Activity, 2010 - [PDF 1 MB 03-Apr-2017]

NEW Administration For Children and Families (ACF) Office of Human Services Emergency Preparedness & Response (OHSEPR) Deployment Guidebook For ACF Personnel, 2012 - [PDF 900 KB 03-Apr-2017]

NEW National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 7.6 MB 03-Apr-2017]

NEW Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 900 KB 03-Apr-2017]

NEW Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)'s policy on sensitive information embodied in two records: Information Governance Policy and Guidelines for the Protection of Sensitive Information, 2016 - [PDF 1.1 MB 27-Mar-2017]

NEW Selected pages from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) FERCNet intranet (employee only) web site, 2017 - [PDF 2.5 MB 27-Mar-2017]

NEW Defense Criminal Investigative Service (DCIS) Special Agents Manual, 2016 - [PDF 7.5 MB 27-Mar-2017]

NEW Department of Education (ED) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed, CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 745 KB 27-Mar-2017]

NEW Department of Education (ED) Inspector General (OIG) Audit Accountability and Resolution Tracking System (AARTS) User Manual For External Audits, 2016 - [PDF 13.3 MB 27-Mar-2017]

NEW National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Inspector General (OIG) Audit Policy and Procedures Manual, 2015 - [PDF 870 KB 27-Mar-2017]

UPDATED Each Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Appeal letter received and each FOIA Appeal response processed, FY2014 - FY2016 - [PDF 12.3 MB 20-Mar-2017]

NEW Meeting Minutes for the National Museum and library Services Board (NMLSB), 2008-2013 - [PDF 2.5 MB 20-Mar-2017]

NEW National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Reports of Investigation for two Inspector General (OIG) cases: 14-AI-R4-01 and 14-AI-R4-04, 2014 - [PDF 2.5 MB 20-Mar-2017]

NEW National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Office of Examination and Insurance (E&I) Supervisory Letter No. 10-04: Administrative Remedies, 2010 - [PDF 750 KB 20-Mar-2017]

NEW List of National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Instructions, 2017 - [PDF 375 KB 20-Mar-2017]

NEW Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board (FRTIB) Intranet (Internal Employee-Only Website) - Home Page and Various Other Records, 2017 - [PDF 4 MB 20-Mar-2017]

NEW Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Directorate of Intelligence (DA) Central Intelligence Bulletin (CIB) and The President's Daily Brief (PDB), 7-17 June 1971 released under appeal to the Interagency Security Classification Appeals Panel (ISCAP) - [PDF 7 MB 13-Mar-2017]

NEW Federal Trade Commission (FTC) publications The Ethicist, 2015-2017 and 2017 Ethics Calendar - [PDF 7.4 MB 13-Mar-2017]

NEW Department of the Interior (DOI) Office of International Affairs (OIA) International Technical Assistance Program (ITAP) Policies and Procedures Handbook, 2017 - [PDF 4.1 MB 13-Mar-2017]

NEW Federal Election Commission (FEC) Accounting Manual 2015; Travel Manual 2015; and Time and Attendance Procedures Manual, 2013 - [PDF 600 KB 13-Mar-2017]

NEW Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Style Manual for Intelligence Production, 2016 - [PDF 13 MB 13-Mar-2017]

NEW Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) publication: A Primer on the Future Threat: the Decades Ahead 1999-2020 (The Purple Book), July 1999 - [PDF 7.6 MB 13-Mar-2017]

NEW Each outgoing letter from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Inspector General (OIG) signed by the Inspector General, resulting from a search of the Executive Correspondence files dated between September 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016 - [PDF 7.1 MB 13-Mar-2017]

NEW Seventeen (17) Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Inspector General (OIG) audit and investigation reports, 2004-2010 - [PDF 9.8 MB 13-Mar-2017]

NEW National Security Agency (NSA) listing of all Automated Document Management System (ADMS) documents identified with a date field [oldest] up to 31-December-1929, 2017 - [PDF 2.9 MB 13-Mar-2017]

NEW Department of the Army Mandatory Declassification Review (MDR) log, 2010-2016 - [PDF 1.5 MB 13-Mar-2017]

NEW AMTRAK Inspector General (OIG) Audit and Evaluation Manual, 2010 - [PDF 4.4 MB 13-Mar-2017]

NEW List of AMTRAK Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2015- CY 2016 - [PDF1.4 MB 13-Mar-2017]

NEW Records describing the work of the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) Technology Division, the NIGC Rural Outreach program, and the NIGC Legislative and Intergovernmental Affairs program, 2015-2016 - [PDF 3.2 MB 06-Mar-2017]

NEW Report of investigation for two (2) Government Accountability Office (GAO) Inspector General (OIG) investigations (G-14-0160-O and G-14-0284-O), 2015 - [PDF 1.2 MB 06-Mar-2017]

NEW List of General Services Administration (GSA) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 1.2 MB 06-Mar-2017]

NEW Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Code of Conduct and Supplemental Ethics Regulations, undated - [PDF 600 KB 06-Mar-2017]

NEW Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 670 KB 06-Mar-2017]

NEW List of Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) investigations closed CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 2 MB 06-Mar-2017]

 

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