The Freedom of Information Act( FOIA), 5 U.S.C. § 552, as amended, generally provides that any person has a right to request access to Federal agency records. The USGS proactively promotes information disclosure as inherent to its mission of providing objective science to inform decisionmakers and the general public. USGS scientists disseminate up-to-date and historical scientific data that are critical to addressing national and global priorities.
|Title||Freedom of Information Act-Employee responsibilities|
|Authors||David J. Newman|
|Publication Subtype||USGS Numbered Series|
|Series Title||General Information Product|
|Record Source||USGS Publications Warehouse|
|USGS Organization||Administration and Enterprise Information|