Source Code/Documentation for State Department FOIA Redaction Software

Michael Morisy filed this request with the U.S. Department of State of the United States of America.
Tracking # F-2011-276782
Est. Completion None
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Fix Required

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From: Michael Morisy

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 source code and documentation for the custom software package the State Department uses for redacting materials responsive to FOIA requests.

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.

Sincerely,

Michael Morisy

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 Nov. 30, 2011. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thank you for your help.

From: Department of State

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 Nov. 30, 2011. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #F-2011-276782.

Thank you for your help.

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 Nov. 30, 2011. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #F-2011-276782.

Thank you for your help.

From: FOIA Request <FOIA@state.gov>

Mr. Morisy:

Thank you for your correspondence of November 30, 2011. It has been
received by the Office of Information Programs and Services at the
Department of State, and assigned case number F-2011-26579. A formal
acknowledgement letter providing additional information will be sent to
you as soon as possible. If you have any questions concerning your
request in the meantime, you may contact us by e-mail at
FOIAStatus@state.gov, or by telephone at 202-261-8484. Please refer to
the Case Control Number in any communication. We appreciate your
patience in this matter.

Sincerely,

Requester Communications Branch

This email is UNCLASSIFIED-----Original Message-----

From: Department of State

From: Department of State

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 Nov. 30, 2011. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #F-2011-276782.

Thank you for your help.

From: FOIA Request <FOIA@state.gov>

Your query has been forwarded to FOIAStatus@state.gov for reply.

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 Nov. 30, 2011. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #F-2011-276782.

Thank you for your help.

From: FOIA Request <FOIA@state.gov>

Your query has been forwarded to the appropriate mailbox for response.

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 Nov. 30, 2011. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed. You had assigned it reference number #F-2011-276782.

Thank you for your help.

From: FOIA Status

Mr. Smathers,

I have not been able to pull up any case with the case number F-2011-276782. Is there another case number? If you don't have another case number please provide more details on the request so we can try to look it up. It appears you may have 14 cases submitted in 2011 and until we have more information to find the case we can't provide an answer.

Chris Barnes

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