Title IX scale back

Vanessa Nason filed this request with the U.S. Department of Education of the United States of America.
Due Oct. 19, 2017
Est. Completion None
Status
Awaiting Response

Communications

From: Vanessa Nason

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

A copy of communications including staff emails, talking points, and memos that mentions "Title IX."

Please limit this request to documents generated or received between 02/07/2017 and the date this request is processed.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, 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,

Vanessa Nason

From: ED FOIA Manager

Dear Vanessa Nason:
We received your Freedom of Information/Privacy Act request in our office on 9/19/17. However, in order to process your request we require additional information.

You requested: A copy of communications including staff emails, talking points, and memos that mentions "Title IX."
We are unable to process your request at this time because your request poses an extremely burdensome search, and/or encompasses an enormous volume of records. In order to process your request, we require more specified information:

Please provide more specific details as to the type of Title IX information you are seeking. Providing individual names of persons or office in which you wish us to conduct our search would help narrow our results and provide tge information that you are seeking.

In the interim, your request has been placed on hold until we receive clarification. If we do not receive the necessary information within 10 calendar days (October 5, 2017), your case will be administratively closed.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding the handling of your request please contact the FOIA Public Liaison at 202-401-8365 or EDFOIAManager@ed.gov.

Kind regards,
ED FOIA Manager
U.S. Department of Education
FOIA Service Center
FSC Hotline: (202) 401-8365
FSC Fax: (202) 401-0920
EDFOIAManager@ed.gov

From: Vanessa Nason

Hi,

I'd like information regarding Betsy DeVos's planned scale back of Title IX protections.

Does this clarify enough?

Thanks,
Vanessa

From: U.S. Department of Education

This e-mail is in response to your request for a status on the subject FOIA request: REQUEST #17-02809-F

Status:

Conducting Search for responsive records. Once the search for responsive records has been completed the status will be updated accordingly. In the interim, you can monitor the status of your request via the Department's FOIA Web page below:

http://www2.ed.gov/policy/gen/leg/foia/foiatoc.html - This searchable PDF is a document updated bi-weekly on the FOIA Service Center's website. You also have the option of calling or emailing EDFOIAManager@ed.gov<mailto:EDFOIAManager@ed.gov> to get an update of your request for records.

Unfortunately we do not have a specific completion time available. We understand how important your FOIA Request is to you and want to handle it as soon as possible but we must process all FOIA request in their order of receipt. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

The analyst that has been assigned to your request has been notified in hopes to provide you with additional information.

Thank you for contacting the U.S. Department of Education FOIA Service Center!

ED FOIA Manager
FOIA Service Center

From: U.S. Department of Education

Good Morning,

The program office is still conducting searches for responsive records. Once the searches have been completed the status will be updated accordingly. In the interim, you can monitor the status of your request via the Department's FOIA Web page below:

http://www2.ed.gov/policy/gen/leg/foia/foiatoc.html - This searchable PDF is a document updated bi-weekly on the FOIA Service Center's website. You also have the option of calling or emailing EDFOIAManager@ed.gov<mailto:EDFOIAManager@ed.gov> to get an update of your request for records.

Unfortunately we do not have a specific completion time available. We understand how important your FOIA Request is to you and want to handle it as soon as possible but we must process all FOIA request in their order of receipt. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

Thank you for contacting the U.S. Department of Education FOIA Service Center!
ED FOIA Manager
FOIA Service Center

From: Vanessa Nason

Hi!

Just wondering what the status of this request is?

Thanks,
Vanessa

From: U.S. Department of Education

This e-mail is in response to your request for a status on the subject FOIA request: REQUEST #17-02809-F

Status:

Conducting Search for responsive records. Once the search for responsive records has been completed the status will be updated accordingly. In the interim, you can monitor the status of your request via email to EDFOIAManager@ed.gov<mailto:EDFOIAManager@ed.gov>.

We understand how important your FOIA Request is to you and want to handle it as soon as possible but we must process all FOIA request in their order of receipt. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

The analyst that has been assigned to your request has been notified in hopes to provide you with additional information.

Thank you for contacting the U.S. Department of Education FOIA Service Center!

ED FOIA Manager
U.S. Department of Education
FOIA Service Center
400 Maryland Avenue SW
Room 218-52
Washington, DC 20202
FSC Hotline: (202) 401-8365
FSC Fax: (202) 401-0920
EDFOIAManager@ed.gov<mailto:EDFOIAManager@ed.gov>

From: Vanessa Nason

Hi,

I just wanted to check on the status of this request?

Thanks,
Vanessa

From: U.S. Department of Education

Good Morning,

The program office is still conducting searches for responsive records. Once the searches have been completed the status will be updated accordingly. In the interim, you can monitor the status of your request via the Department's FOIA Web page below:

http://www2.ed.gov/policy/gen/leg/foia/foiatoc.html - This searchable PDF is a document updated bi-weekly on the FOIA Service Center's website. You also have the option of calling or emailing EDFOIAManager@ed.gov<mailto:EDFOIAManager@ed.gov> to get an update of your request for records.

Unfortunately we do not have a specific completion time available. We understand how important your FOIA Request is to you and want to handle it as soon as possible but we must process all FOIA request in their order of receipt. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

Thank you for contacting the U.S. Department of Education FOIA Service Center!
ED FOIA Manager
FOIA Service Center

From: U.S. Department of Education

This e-mail is in response to your request for a status on the subject FOIA request: REQUEST # 17-02809-F

Status:
* Conducting Search - Completed
* Reviewing Records - In Progress

Once the Reviewing Records process has been completed a final response will be released to you. Please allow time for the final review process to be completed and the FOIA Public Liaison will provide a final response to you at that time. Currently, there is not a target date for completion of the review of records but feel free to check back in the interim for an update. You can monitor the status of your request via email to the Department's FOIA email address below:

EDFOIAManage@ed.gov<mailto:EDFOIAManage@ed.gov>

We understand how important your FOIA Request is to you and want to handle it as soon as possible but we must process all FOIA request in their order of receipt. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

The analyst that has been assigned to your request has been notified to provide you with additional information.

Thank you for contacting the U.S. Department of Education FOIA Service Center!

ED FOIA Manager
U.S. Department of Education
FOIA Service Center
400 Maryland Avenue SW
Room 218-52
Washington, DC 20202
FSC Hotline: (202) 401-8365
FSC Fax: (202) 401-0920
EDFOIAManager@ed.gov<mailto:EDFOIAManager@ed.gov>

From: U.S. Department of Education

This e-mail is in response to your request for a status on the subject FOIA request: REQUEST #17-02809-F.

OS has received the search tasking and is in the process of identifying and reviewing potentially responsive records. Please be advised that OS has a very high volume of pending FOIA requests and will provide any responsive records as soon as they are able to do so.

We understand how important your FOIA Request is to you and want to handle it as soon as possible but we must process all FOIA request in their order of receipt. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

Thank you for contacting the U.S. Department of Education FOIA Service Center!

ED FOIA Manager
U.S. Department of Education
FOIA Service Center
400 Maryland Avenue SW
Room 218-52
Washington, DC 20202
FSC Hotline: (202) 401-8365

From: U.S. Department of Education

Good Morning,

This e-mail is in response to your request for a status on the subject FOIA requests: #17-02809-F

Status: Pending

Conducting Search for responsive records. The program office assigned to search for records responsive to your request is still conducting its search. Once the search for responsive records has been completed the status will be updated accordingly. In the interim, you can monitor the status of your request via email to EDFOIAManager@ed.gov<mailto:EDFOIAManager@ed.gov>.

We understand how important your FOIA Request is to you and want to handle it as soon as possible but we must process all FOIA request in their order of receipt. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

The analyst that has been assigned to your request has been notified in hopes to provide you with additional information when possible.

If you would like to call us and reach out for more information regarding your case please feel free to do so.

Thank you for contacting the U.S. Department of Education FOIA Service Center!

ED FOIA Manager
U.S. Department of Education
FOIA Service Center
400 Maryland Avenue SW
Room 218-52
Washington, DC 20202
FSC Hotline: (202) 401-8365
FSC Fax: (202) 401-0920

From: U.S. Department of Education

Good Morning,

This e-mail is in response to your request for a status on the subject FOIA requests: #17-02809-F

Status: Pending

Conducting Search for responsive records. The program office assigned to search for records responsive to your request is still conducting its search. Once the search for responsive records has been completed the status will be updated accordingly. In the interim, you can monitor the status of your request via email to EDFOIAManager@ed.gov<mailto:EDFOIAManager@ed.gov>.

We understand how important your FOIA Request is to you and want to handle it as soon as possible but we must process all FOIA request in their order of receipt. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

The analyst that has been assigned to your request has been notified in hopes to provide you with additional information when possible.

If you would like to call us and reach out for more information regarding your case please feel free to do so.

Thank you for contacting the U.S. Department of Education FOIA Service Center!

ED FOIA Manager
U.S. Department of Education
FOIA Service Center
400 Maryland Avenue SW
Room 218-52
Washington, DC 20202
FSC Hotline: (202) 401-8365
FSC Fax: (202) 401-0920

From: U.S. Department of Education

Good Morning,

This e-mail is in response to your request for a status on the subject FOIA requests: # 17-02809-F
Status: Pending

Conducting Search for responsive records. The program office assigned to search for records responsive to your request is still conducting its search. Once the search for responsive records has been completed the status will be updated accordingly. In the interim, you can monitor the status of your request via email to EDFOIAManager@ed.gov<mailto:EDFOIAManager@ed.gov>.

We understand how important your FOIA Request is to you and want to handle it as soon as possible but we must process all FOIA request in their order of receipt. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

The analyst that has been assigned to your request has been notified in hopes to provide you with additional information when possible.

If you would like to call us and reach out for more information regarding your case please feel free to do so.

Thank you for contacting the U.S. Department of Education FOIA Service Center!

ED FOIA Manager
U.S. Department of Education
FOIA Service Center
400 Maryland Avenue SW
Room 218-52
Washington, DC 20202
FSC Hotline: (202) 401-8365
FSC Fax: (202) 401-0920

From: U.S. Department of Education

Good Morning,

This e-mail is in response to your request for a status on the subject FOIA requests: # 17-02809-F

Status: Pending

Conducting Search for responsive records. The program office assigned to search for records responsive to your request is still conducting its search. Once the search for responsive records has been completed the status will be updated accordingly. In the interim, you can monitor the status of your request via email to EDFOIAManager@ed.gov<mailto:EDFOIAManager@ed.gov>.

We understand how important your FOIA Request is to you and want to handle it as soon as possible but we must process all FOIA request in their order of receipt. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

The analyst that has been assigned to your request has been notified in hopes to provide you with additional information when possible.

If you would like to call us and reach out for more information regarding your case please feel free to do so.

Thank you for contacting the U.S. Department of Education FOIA Service Center!

ED FOIA Manager
U.S. Department of Education
FOIA Service Center
400 Maryland Avenue SW
Room 218-52
Washington, DC 20202
FSC Hotline: (202) 401-8365
FSC Fax: (202) 401-0920

From: U.S. Department of Education

Good Morning,

This e-mail is in response to your request for a status on the subject FOIA requests: # 17-02809-F

Status: Pending; Currently Under Review

Conducting Search for responsive records. The program office assigned to search for records responsive to your request is still conducting its search. Once the search for responsive records has been completed the status will be updated accordingly. In the interim, you can monitor the status of your request via email to EDFOIAManager@ed.gov<mailto:EDFOIAManager@ed.gov>.

We understand how important your FOIA Request is to you and want to handle it as soon as possible but we must process all FOIA request in their order of receipt. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

The analyst that has been assigned to your request has been notified in hopes to provide you with additional information when possible.

If you would like to call us and reach out for more information regarding your case please feel free to do so.

Thank you for contacting the U.S. Department of Education FOIA Service Center!

ED FOIA Manager
U.S. Department of Education
FOIA Service Center
400 Maryland Avenue SW
Room 218-52
Washington, DC 20202
FSC Hotline: (202) 401-8365
FSC Fax: (202) 401-0920

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