Premium Travel Reports FY2009-FY2013 (Department of Energy)

Jason Smathers filed this request with the Department of Energy 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 the Fiscal Year 2009-2013 Premium Travel Reports created by your agency for submission to GSA per the Federal Travel Regulation. If you want clarification of the report I am looking for, please see this GSA website:

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: Department of Energy

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.

From: Department of Energy

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.


To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Jan. 21, 2014. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #HQ-2014-00497-F.

Thank you for your help.

From: FOIA-Central

Mr. Smathers,

The records are currently under review. I am expecting to provide a final response by March 15th if not sooner. I appreciate the opportunity to assist you with this matter.


Chris Morris
FOIA Officer

From: Department of Energy

A cover letter granting the request and outlining any exempted materials, if any.

From: Department of Energy

A copy of documents responsive to the request.