FOIA Advisory Committee meets June 9 for final meeting of 2020-2022 term

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The final meeting of the 2020-2022 term of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Advisory Committee is Thursday June 9, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. EDT. This virtual meeting is open to the public and registration is required for those wishing to make oral public comments. Please register here by 11:59 p.m. ET on Tuesday June 7, to receive an email with instructions for accessing the meeting via WebEx. We also will livestream the meeting on the National Archives YouTube channel (with a slight transmission delay). We will monitor the chat function via WebEx and YouTube. 

The Committee is expected to consider and vote on its draft final report and recommendations to the Acting Archivist of the United States. The final report will include 20 recommendations the Committee passed in June 2021, and in March, April, and May 2022. A round up of the March and April recommendations from the Committee are available on this blog post; and a round up of May recommendations  is here. The June 2021 recommendation is here.
Please keep on eye on this blog and the FOIA Advisory Committee website where we will post the draft final report.