Premium Travel Policies (NRC)

Jason Smathers filed this request with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission 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 copy of all policies in use now or at any time between FY 2009 and the present which controlled the use of premium travel. These records should include, but not be limited to the procedure for booking first class airfare, the conditions which must exist to book first class airfare, all blank forms used in requesting first class airfare, and all records concerning the use of first class airfare to accommodate a medical condition such as what burden of proof is required to show a medical need.

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.


Jason Smathers

From: Admin, Admin

Acknowledgment letter signed by Mark Graff, Acting FOIA Officer, with attachments. No hard copy to follow. If you are unable to open either document, please let us know by return email ( or call 301-415-7169.

From: Chidichimo, Gabriele