|Submitted||Oct. 21, 2013|
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To Whom It May Concern:
This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:
A log of all FOIA requests made in fiscal year 2013.
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 MuckRock.com, 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.
October 21, 2013
Dear Mr. Smathers:
Your Freedom of Information Act/Privacy Act request for a log of all FOIA requests made in fiscal year 2013 was received by the FDIC’s FOIA/Privacy Act Group and assigned Log Number 14-0052.
Please be advised that the FOIA allows 20
business days from date of receipt to process your request, and additional processing time is allowed under certain circumstances. The FOIA Specialist assigned to your request will contact you as necessary. Complete information about the FOIA process at the FDIC is available at http://www.fdic.gov/about/freedom/guide.html.
You may call the FDIC’s FOIA Service Center at 202-898-7021 to obtain information about the FOIA process and the status of your request. If you submitted your request using the FDIC’s Electronic FOIA Request form, you may also track the status of your request by utilizing the FOIA Request Status function at https://efoiarequest.fdic.gov/palMain.aspx.
Please cite your FOIA Log Number in any future inquiries regarding your request.
FOIA/Privacy Act Group, Legal Division Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 550 17th Street, NW
October 23, 2013
FDIC FOIA Log #14-0052
Attached is the FDIC's final response to your FOIA request.
John F. Elmore, Counsel
FOIA/Privacy Act Group, Legal Division Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation