DoD OIG: Procedures to Ensure Sufficient Rare Earth Elements

Shawn Musgrave filed this request with the Department of Defense, Office of the Inspector General of the United States of America.
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From: Shawn Musgrave

To Whom It May Concern:

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

A copy of report DODIG-2014-091, "Procedures to Ensure Sufficient Rare Earth Elements for the Defense Industrial Base Need Improvement."

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

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.


Shawn Musgrave

From: dodigfrsc

Dear Mr. Musgrave,

This is in response to your September 14, 2014, Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request for a copy of Department of Defense, Office of Inspector General Report DoDIG-2014-091. We received your request on September 16, 2014, and assigned it case number FOIA-2014-00743.

The requested report was previously released under the FOIA and is available in our FOIA Electronic Reading Room at: Inasmuch as this constitutes a full grant of your request, we are closing your request in this office.


Department of Defense Office of Inspector General
DoD IG FOIA Requester Service Center
Suite 17F18
4800 Mark Center Drive
Alexandria, VA 22350-1500

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