2018 FOIA logs - DOD (Defense Commissary Agency)

Russ Kick filed this request with the Defense Commissary Agency of the United States of America.

It is a clone of this request.

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Multi Request 2018 FOIA logs - DOD


From: Russ Kick

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

your agency's FOIA request log covering 2018, which includes a field showing the subject of each request and a field for the final disposition.

Further, I request that this document be sent in any digital formats in which it exists (such as PDF and Excel). Under the terms of the E-FOIA Amendments of 1996, Section 5, if a document exists in electronic format, it must be released in that format upon request.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request.

Thank you for your assistance,

Russ Kick

From: Defense Commissary Agency

Russ Kick
c/o MuckRock News
DEPT MR 69808
411A Highland Ave
Somerville, MA 02144-2516

Via d-mail to: requests@muckrock.com

Dear Mr. Kick,

Your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request for The Defense Commissary Agency's 2018 FOIA request log covering 2018 showing the subject of each request and the final disposition thereof, has been processed. A document responsive to your request is attached; however, certain personal information has been redacted and is indicated by the annotation of "b(6)" on the documents. This information is being withheld under Title 5, United States Code, Section 552, Exemption b(6), in that release of this information would result in an unwarranted invasion of the personal privacy of the individuals.

Because information has been withheld, this is considered a partial denial. You are hereby advised of your right to appeal this determination under DoD Directive 5400.7-R. The appeal must be provided to the address listed below, in writing, no later than 90 calendar days after the date of this letter. You should be aware that fees may be associated with the processing of an appeal.

Principal Deputy General Counsel
Defense Commissary Agency
1300 E Avenue
Fort Lee, VA 23801-1800

Any questions or concerns regarding FOIA policy should be directed to me, the Agency FOIA Officer, at 1300 E Avenue, Ft. Lee, VA 23801; via telephone at (804) 734-8000 Ext 4-8982; or via e-mail at camillo.desantis@deca.mil or Mr. Ralph Tremaglio, the Agency's FOIA Public Liaison, also at 1300 E Avenue, Ft. Lee, VA 23801, via telephone at 804-734-8000, Ext 48116 or via e-mail at ralph.tremaglio@deca.mil.

Additionally, you may contact the Office of Government Information Services (OGIS) at the National Archives and Records Administration to inquire about the FOIA mediation services they offer. The contact information for OGIS is as follows: Office of Government Information Services, National Archives and Records Administration, 8601 Adelphi Road-OGIS, College Park, Maryland 20750-6001, e-mail at ogis@nara.gov; telephone at 202-741-5770; toll free at 1-877-684-6448; or facsimile at 202-741-5769.


Camillo R. DeSantis
Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Officer
Office of General Counsel
Defense Commissary Agency
804-734-8000 Ext 48982

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