DAPL Pipeline Protests (EMAC Agreements & Documents)

Melissa Hill filed this request with the Bureau of Indian Affairs of the United States of America.

It is a clone of this request.

Due April 19, 2017
Est. Completion None
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From: Melissa Hill

To Whom It May Concern:

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

I am seeking the following records regarding the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) project:

- any and all Emergency Management Assistance Compacts (EMAC) and/or similar Intergovernmental Agreements requesting assistance from the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) for the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) Project and the related protests in North Dakota.

- any After Action report(s) created regarding the DAPL project and responses to protests

- any and all e-mails regarding the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL).

-any documents regarding equipment and personnel provided by the BIA for the DAPL project and protests

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. 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.

Sincerely,

Melissa Hill

From: FOIA, BIA

Heather,

I already sent this one to Great Plains. Would you send it to OJS as well?

From: FOIA, BIA

Dear Melissa Hill:

Thank you for your request. The Indian Affairs FOIA office has forwarded
your request to the Great Plains Region and the BIA Office of Justic
Services both will have separate Control number. The contacts the offices
are as follow:
Great Plains Region is Anne Marie Tso, FOIA Coordinator and BIA-Office
Justic Services FOIA Coordinators are Barry Cossey & Kelly Maytubby for
status updates. Thank you.

Bureau of Indian Affairs
Great Plains Region
115 4th Avenue SE, Suite 400
Aberdeen, SD 57401
Email: anne-marie.tso@bia.gov
Phone: (605) 226-7343

BUREAU OF INDIAN AFFAIRS
OFFICE OF JUSTICE SERVICES
5924 NW 2nd Street, Suite 650
Oklahoma City, OK 73127
fax: 405.603.1570
phone: 405.603.1567
Barry.Cossey@bia.gov
kelly.maytubby@bia.gov
Thank you,
Heather Garcia
Government Inforation Assistant

From: Bureau of Indian Affairs

A fix is required to perfect the request.

From: Melissa Hill

To whom this may concern,

I am providing additional information in order to fix my request. I would be classified as an "other requester" for the fee category. I am willing to pay up to $50 for the processing of this request. Please inform me if the estimated fees will exceed this limit before processing my request.

Please let me know if you need any additional information.

Thank you,

Melissa Hill

From: Cossey, Barry

I will be out of the office until and will be responding to my emails sporadically throughout the day.  If you need immediate assistance please contact Kelly Maytubby at Monday, Jun 26th kelly.maytubby@bia.gov (mailto:kelly.maytubby@bia.gov) .  Otherwise I will respond at the earliest opportunity. Thank You
--
Barry J. Cossey
Program Analyst
Bureau of Indian Affairs – Office of Justice Services
U.S. Department of the Interior
5924 NW 2 nd Street, Suite 650
Oklahoma City, OK 73127
Office: 405-603-1573
Cell: 405-638-0256
barry.cossey@bia.gov (mailto:barry.cossey@bia.gov) CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This message (including all attachments) is intended exclusively for the individual or group to which it is addressed.  This communication contains information that is proprietary, privileged, confidential, law enforcement sensitive or otherwise legally exempt from disclosure.  If you are not the named addressee, you are not authorized to read, print, retain, copy or disseminate this message or any part of it. If you have received this message in error, please notify the sender immediately by email and delete all copies of this message. OJS_EXEMPT_999. INTERNAL CORRESPONDENCE - DO NOT DISSEMINATE WITHOUT PERMISSION OF THE SENDER

From: Tso, Anne-Marie

I am currently out of the office and will return on July 24, 2017.
For immediate assistance, call (605) 226-7343.  For FOIA-related questions, please contact Yolanda LaPlant, at (605) 226-7618.
Thank you
--
Anne-Marie Tso, Staff Assistant Regional Director's Office BIA, Great Plains Region Aberdeen, South Dakota email: anne-marie.tso@bia.gov (mailto:anne-marie.tso@bia.gov) office:  605.226.7343 fax:      605.226.7446

From: FOIA, BIA

Good morning,

Please see the forwarded email string regarding a status update for Ms.
Hill. If you are unable to provide a status update to her this week, please
provide an alternative date on when she can expect a status update. Let me
know if you need assistance. Thanks!

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Meacham, Kelly <kelly.meacham@bia.gov>
Date: Mon, Jul 24, 2017 at 8:18 AM
Subject: Fwd: Freedom of Information Request: DAPL Pipeline Protests (EMAC
Agreements & Documents)
To: BIA FOIA <foia@bia.gov>

Good morning.

I received this email in my inbox. I just thought I would forward it, in
case you hadn't received it as well.

Respectfully,

Kelly Meacham
Realty Specialist
U.S. Department of the Interior
Assistant Secretary - Indian Affairs
1849 C Street, NW, MS 3625-MIB
Washington, DC 20240
(Direct) 202-513-7781
E-mail: kelly.meacham@bia.gov

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: <requests@muckrock.com>
Date: Mon, Jul 24, 2017 at 5:00 AM
Subject: RE: Freedom of Information Request: DAPL Pipeline Protests (EMAC
Agreements & Documents)
To: barry.cossey@bia.gov

July 24, 2017
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Laura Cloud, FOIA Officer
Monique Hartgrove (Alternate)
1849 C Street, NW
Mail Stop 3071-MIB
Washington, D.C. 20240

This is a follow up to a previous request:

To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request,
copied below, and originally submitted on Feb. 25, 2017. Please let me know
when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is
needed.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

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On June 23, 2017:
I will be out of the office until and will be responding to my emails
sporadically throughout the day. If you need immediate assistance please
contact Kelly Maytubby at Monday, Jun 26th kelly.maytubby@bia.gov (mailto:
kelly.maytubby@bia.gov) . Otherwise I will respond at the earliest
opportunity. Thank You
--
Barry J. Cossey
Program Analyst
Bureau of Indian Affairs – Office of Justice Services
U.S. Department of the Interior
5924 NW 2 nd Street, Suite 650
Oklahoma City, OK 73127
Office: 405-603-1573
Cell: 405-638-0256
barry.cossey@bia.gov (mailto:barry.cossey@bia.gov) CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE:
This message (including all attachments) is intended exclusively for the
individual or group to which it is addressed. This communication contains
information that is proprietary, privileged, confidential, law enforcement
sensitive or otherwise legally exempt from disclosure. If you are not the
named addressee, you are not authorized to read, print, retain, copy or
disseminate this message or any part of it. If you have received this
message in error, please notify the sender immediately by email and delete
all copies of this message. OJS_EXEMPT_999. INTERNAL CORRESPONDENCE - DO
NOT DISSEMINATE WITHOUT PERMISSION OF THE SENDER

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On June 23, 2017:
To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request,
copied below, and originally submitted on Feb. 25, 2017. Please let me know
when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is
needed.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

---

On May 24, 2017:
To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request,
copied below, and originally submitted on Feb. 25, 2017. Please let me know
when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is
needed.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

---

On April 24, 2017:
To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request,
copied below, and originally submitted on Feb. 25, 2017. Please let me know
when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is
needed.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

---

On March 23, 2017:
To whom this may concern,

I am providing additional information in order to fix my request. I would
be classified as an "other requester" for the fee category. I am willing to
pay up to $50 for the processing of this request. Please inform me if the
estimated fees will exceed this limit before processing my request.

Please let me know if you need any additional information.

Thank you,

Melissa Hill

---

On March 10, 2017:
A fix is required to perfect the request.
---

On Feb. 27, 2017:
Dear Melissa Hill:

Thank you for your request. The Indian Affairs FOIA office has forwarded
your request to the Great Plains Region and the BIA Office of Justic
Services both will have separate Control number. The contacts the offices
are as follow:
Great Plains Region is Anne Marie Tso, FOIA Coordinator and BIA-Office
Justic Services FOIA Coordinators are Barry Cossey & Kelly Maytubby for
status updates. Thank you.

Bureau of Indian Affairs
Great Plains Region
115 4th Avenue SE, Suite 400
Aberdeen, SD 57401
Email: anne-marie.tso@bia.gov
Phone: (605) 226-7343

BUREAU OF INDIAN AFFAIRS
OFFICE OF JUSTICE SERVICES
5924 NW 2nd Street, Suite 650
Oklahoma City, OK 73127
fax: 405.603.1570
phone: 405.603.1567
Barry.Cossey@bia.gov
kelly.maytubby@bia.gov
Thank you,
Heather Garcia
Government Inforation Assistant
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On Feb. 27, 2017:
Heather,

I already sent this one to Great Plains. Would you send it to OJS as well?

---

On Feb. 25, 2017:
To Whom It May Concern:

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

I am seeking the following records regarding the Dakota Access Pipeline
(DAPL) project:

- any and all Emergency Management Assistance Compacts (EMAC) and/or
similar Intergovernmental Agreements requesting assistance from the Bureau
of Indian Affairs (BIA) for the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) Project and
the related protests in North Dakota.

- any After Action report(s) created regarding the DAPL project and
responses to protests

- any and all e-mails regarding the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL).

-any documents regarding equipment and personnel provided by the BIA for
the DAPL project and protests

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. 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.

Sincerely,

Melissa Hill

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