FY2013 FOIA Log (Federal Reserve Board of Governors)

Jason Smathers filed this request with the Federal Reserve Board of Governors of the United States of America.
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From: Jason Smathers

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.


Jason Smathers

From: FOI Requests


November 22, 2013

VIA EMAIL TO: requests@muckrock.com<mailto:requests@muckrock.com>

Please verify receipt of this acknowledgment letter via email message.

Jason Smathers
MuckRock News
DEPT MR 8497
P.O. Box 55819
Boston, MA 02205-5819

FOIA Request No. G-2014-00026

Dear Mr. Smathers,

This will acknowledge receipt of your letter by facsimile dated and received by the Board's Freedom of Information Office on October 21, 2013, in which you request, pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act ("FOIA"), 5 U.S.C. ยง 552, records pertaining to the following:

A log of all FOIA requests made in fiscal year 2013.

The Board makes every effort to fulfill requests in a timely manner; however, there may be delays in fulfilling complex requests or those that require consultation. Please feel free to contact the Board's FOIA Requester Service Center at (202) 452-3684 to obtain information about the status of your request.

Very truly yours,


Jeanne M. McLaughlin
Manager, Freedom of Information Office

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 Oct. 21, 2013. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #G-2014-00026.

Thank you for your help.

From: FOI Section

Dear Mr. Smathers,

This is in response to your Freedom of Information Act request dated and received by the Board on October 21, 2013. Attached is a copy of the Federal Reserve Board's 2013 FOIA log.

Thank you,

Freedom of Information Office
Federal Reserve Board