WHAT IS FOIA?
The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) is a Federal law that establishes the public's right to request existing records from Federal government agencies.
WHO CAN FILE A FOIA REQUEST?
Any "person" can file a FOIA request, including U.S. citizens, foreign nationals, organizations, universities, businesses, and state and local governments.
ARE THE QUESTIONS ANSWERED UNDER THE FOIA?
The FOIA does not require Federal Agencies to answer questions, render opinions, or provide subjected evaluations. Requesters must ask for existing records.
HOW DO I FILE A FOIA REQUEST?