APHIS Record Retention Schedule

Brad Racino filed this request with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Animal Plant and Health Inspection Service of the United States of America.

It is a clone of this request.



From: Brad Racino

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

A copy of APHIS's record retention schedule in digital format.

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 fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Brad Racino

From: MuckRock.com

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on June 9, 2015. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

From: Henson, Terry A - APHIS

Mr. Racino,

We are in receipt of your FOIA request which seeks “A copy of APHIS' record retention schedule in digital format.”

Please be advised that the information you’ve requested is publicly available through our website and can be accessed using the following link: New Records Management web site<http://www.aphis.usda.gov/wps/portal/aphis/resources/manualsandguidelines/sa_manuals_guidelines/!ut/p/a1/nZNfU-IwFMU_yz74mMlNmrTpIxSFIqC7Lgp96aSlQLS0tWlx-fabdt1RHPmjeUvm3Dv3nN8NDvAMB5ncqpWsVJ7JtLkHdsh8QakF1Bd3P23wr24n3KOUwA03grkRDG8GlHSNoN-_7II_uRrdOtdDCtd8vx7YiEIHuvcWeFNCfsNrvdfvDJgzAgAmKPi97qDnuGMA3z6vHg6cDpyqf8ABDuKsKqo1nstirXQY51mVZFWYqqiU5e4CtAzLROd1GSe6vW1kVstUh6taLZJUZQefm-ZFrBZ4TmzucocKJIlLEGNMIhmBg4AsbJ4siMNt8WrmyLQnYLRmTuBoBcfybgVHAp2bIZ3DQ1r47s01lzGR0iFICJch5kqGIsEEEtwyacQu48zFwzMY03LsjVemrazWSGXLHM9M4EUdpSpud1U3KvX4_Bx0DM-G4J8Kzw4DNTTDZR7X_8hFtW5w6VAn5Vb9x7zX_oPtD-F7_L3ts2APz_han9v-ZM--Zv6721xsptPpRlg79PRLgMXT7Wg5maAg2r38-AtKkzgX/?1dmy&urile=wcm%3apath%3a%2Faphis_content_library%2Fsa_resources%2Fsa_manuals_guidelines%2Fsa_aphis_records_management_handbook>

Because this information is publicly available our office will take no further action regarding processing your FOIA request. Should you have any questions I can be reached at 301/851-4086. With this reply your request will be closed.
Terry Henson
Management Analyst
LPA, Freedom of Information
and Privacy Act
301/851-4086 (office)
301/734-5941 (fax)