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Newly added files listings/links:

NEW Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Enterprise Risk Management Handbook (ERM handbook), 2017 and Enterprise Risk Steering Committee meeting minutes, May-June 2017 - [PDF 5.7 MB 22-Apr-2019]

NEW Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Investigator Training Manual, 2017 - [PDF 46 MB 22-Apr-2019]

NEW Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Guide to Official Use of Social Media, 2014 - [PDF 4 MB 22-Apr-2019]

NEW Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) District Complement Plans, 2017 - [PDF 6.7 MB 22-Apr-2019]

NEW Pages from the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Trust Betrayed internal CBPnet intranet website, 2006-2017 - [PDF 1.3 MB 22-Apr-2019]

NEW US Customs Service Records Control Handbook, 2001 - [PDF 390 KB 22-Apr-2019]

NEW Office of Government Ethics (OGE) Congressional Correspondence (letters to and from Congressional Offices) during the 106th United States Congress, 2000-2001 - [PDF 1.5 MB 15-Apr-2019]

NEW Office of Government Ethics (OGE) training presented as part of the Inspector General Criminal Investigator Academy's Public Corruption Investigations Training Program: Conflicts of Interests: OGE Wants To Help You And Your Investigations, 2017(?) - [PDF 4 MB 15-Apr-2019]

NEW Email between Office of Government Ethics (OGE) and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), April-July, 2017 - [PDF 1.2 MB 15-Apr-2019]

NEW Two Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) PowerPoint presentations: BSEE Strategic Organizational Assessment - Briefing for Assistant Secretary - Land and Minerals Management, 2017 and Offsite Brief #2: BSEE Gap Analysis, (undated) - [PDF 1.2 MB 15-Apr-2019]

NEW Letter correspondence at the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) to or from the Government Accountability Office (GAO), 2016-2017 - [PDF 2.4 MB 15-Apr-2019]

NEW Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) homepage for the FHWA Staffnet's National Bridge Inspection Program (NBIP) intranet website homepage and each page connected to by one click, 2017 - [PDF 10.6 MB 15-Apr-2019]

NEW Title page and Table of Contents for six (6) AMTRAK Manuals, 2016-2017 - [PDF 3.8 MB 08-Apr-2019]

NEW Department of Transportation (DOT) Weekly Reports to the Chief Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Officer on Office of the Secretary of Transportation (OST) FOIA Requests with Potential Significant Public Interest, 2014-2016 - [Excel Workbook 1.3 MB 08-Apr-2019]

NEW Department of Transportation (DOT) Transportation Acquisition Manual (TAM), 2015 - [PDF 1.3 MB 08-Apr-2019]

NEW Department of Transportation (DOT) Monthly Energy and Transportation Performance Measures Status Report, 1976 - [PDF 2.3 MB 08-Apr-2019]

NEW Closing documents for Thirty Four (34) Department of Transportation (DOT) Inspector General investigations, 2009-2016 - [PDF 12.3 MB 08-Apr-2019]

NEW Various National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Traffic Safety Related Records, 2009-2018 - [PDF 16.3 MB 08-Apr-2019]

NEW Correspondence between the Office of Legal Counsel (OLC) and Brett Kavanaugh, January 20, 2001 to May 30, 2006 - [PDF 14 MB 01-Apr-2019]

NEW Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Research Library Catalog, 2017 - [Excel Workbook 3.8 MB 01-Apr-2019]

NEW List of items from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Research Library Catalog which are non-public, restricted, classified, or for internal use only, 2017 - [PDF 440 KB 01-Apr-2019]

NEW Inter-American Foundation (IAF) Management Report, July 2017 - [PDF 650 KB 01-Apr-2019]

NEW Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board (DNFSB) Workforce Assessment and Analysis produced under Contract OGM12056 by Booze Allen Hamilton, Inc., Final Report, 2012 - [PDF 10.6 MB 01-Apr-2019]

NEW Defense Nuclear Facility Safety Board (DNFSB) telephone listings for facilities overseen by DNFSB, 2018 - [PDF 6.8 MB 01-Apr-2019]

NEW Memoranda, white papers, reports, and other documents created at the Selective Service System (SSS) concerning potential inclusion of women in the Selective Service draft, 2016-2019 - [PDF 10.6 MB 25-Mar-2019]

NEW Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Public Affairs (PA) Manual (POL06-0003-OPA), 2006 - [PDF 3.3 MB 25-Mar-2019]

NEW Copies of all congressional inquiries regarding the removal of animal welfare data from the Animal and Plant Health Service (APHIS) public website received by APHIS February 1-17, 2017 - [PDF 4.6 MB 25-Mar-2019]

NEW Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) Standard Operating Procedures for Petition for Rulemaking, 2012, Rev. 2016 - [PDF 830 KB 25-Mar-2019]

NEW Redefining Security, a report by the Joint Security Commission to the Secretary of Defense and the Director of Central Intelligence, 1994 - [PDF 9.3 MB 25-Mar-2019]

NEW Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) The Advisory Committee on Employee Welfare and Pension Plans meeting minutes, 2016-2018 - [PDF 1 MB 25-Mar-2019]

NEW List of Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2014 - [PDF 690 KB 18-Mar-2019]

NEW Closing documents for thirty (30) Department of Commerce (DOC) Inspector General (OIG) investigations, 2014-2017 - [PDF 17 MB 18-Mar-2019]

NEW Three (3) indices to the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) Manual of Opinion Letters, 1974-2002 - [PDF 3.4 MB 18-Mar-2019]

NEW Several Articles from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) internal WIKI Site, 2017 - [PDF 4.7 MB 18-Mar-2019]

NEW Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) Commission Orders, 2017 Managing Directives, 2017 and Workplace Improvement Plan, 2014 - [PDF 2.6 MB 18-Mar-2019]

NEW United States International Trade Commission (USITC) meeting minutes, 2015-2017 - [PDF 1.8 MB 18-Mar-2019]

NEW Department of Justice (DOJ) Executive officers' Meeting Notes, October 2016 - August 2017 - [PDF 730 KB 11-Mar-2019]

NEW List of Department of Justice (DOJ) Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) Investigations closed 2010-2017 - [PDF 830 KB 11-Mar-2019]

NEW Department of Justice (DOJ) Executive Office of US Attorneys (EOUSA) Manual 1-7.000 - Media Relations, 2017 - [PDF 540 KB 11-Mar-2019]

NEW Department of Justice (DOJ) Professional Responsibility Advisory Office (PRAO) memorandum: Professional Responsibility Issues for Department Attorneys to Consider Upon Leaving the Department for Other Employment, 2016 - [PDF 1.2 MB 11-Mar-2019]

NEW List of Department of Justice (DOJ) Office of Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed in CY 2014 - [PDF 500 KB 11-Mar-2019]

NEW Department of Justice (DOJ) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) administrative appeal logs, August 2012- December 2015 - [PDF 4.4 MB 11-Mar-2019]

NEW Department of Justice (DOJ) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Counselor Logs - Non-Government Inquiries Only, 2013-2016 - [PDF 9.5 MB 11-Mar-2019]

NEW Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Subject: Electronic Law Library Content, 2016, and Inmate Library Program Statement, 1999 - [PDF 1.3 MB 11-Mar-2019]

NEW Department of Justice (DOJ) Antitrust Division Antitrust (ATR) Announcements CY 2016 - CY 2017 - [PDF 3.8 MB 11-Mar-2019]

NEW Department of Justice (DOJ) Executive Office for the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Forces (OCDETF) Consolidated Priority Organization Target (CPOT) List, 2015 and CPOT Fact Sheet, undated - [PDF 1.8 MB 11-Mar-2019]

NEW List of Department of Justice (DOJ) Office of Justice Programs (OJP) Policies - Active Orders, 2018 - [PDF 1.2 MB 11-Mar-2019]

5NEW Department of the Treasury Report: Regulatory Reform Accomplishments Under President Trump’s Executive Orders, 2018 and Memo: Designation of Members of Regulatory Reform Task Force and Initial Report, 2017 - [PDF 1.9 MB 04-Mar-2019]

NEW Department of the Treasury Security Manual, TD P 15-71, 2011-2014 - [PDF 14 MB 04-Mar-2019]

NEW Department of the Treasury Departmental Offices Weekly FOIA Snapshot, 2015-2016 - [PDF 4.5 MB 04-Mar-2019]

NEW Department of the Treasury Departmental Offices Weekly FOIA Snapshot, December 2016-February 2018 - [PDF 4 MB 04-Mar-2019]

NEW Inter-American Foundation (IAF) Reports: Grassroots Development Framework, 2014 and Frankly Speaking: The Inter-American Foundation’s Reporting Process: Lessons from A Positive Outlier, 2016 - [PDF 4 MB 04-Mar-2019]

NEW Inter-American Foundation (IAF) monthly management reports, 2016-2018 - [PDF 4.3 MB 04-Mar-2019]

NEW Four regional Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) Newsletters, 2014-2016 - [PDF 27 MB 25-Feb-2019]

NEW Several sections of Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) “OCCnet” employee only intranet, 2017 - [PDF 3 MB 25-Feb-2019]

NEW “Interagency Groups” section of Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) “OCCnet” employee only intranet, 2017 - [PDF 1.6 MB 25-Feb-2019]

NEW Closing documents for nineteen (19) Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) Office of Inspector General, (OIG) investigations, 2014-2016 - [PDF 30 MB 25-Feb-2019]

NEW Letters from Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) to Congress, Congressional Committees or Congressional staff providing PBGC's input or opinions on proposed legislation or proposed legislative language, 2013-2016 - [PDF 3.2 MB 25-Feb-2019]

NEW List of Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) Office of Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed, CY 2015 - CY 2016 - [PDF 1.2 MB 25-Feb-2019]

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