U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC): Freedom of Information Act Program Action Plan - Pursuant to Executive Order 13392 'Improving Agency Disclosure of Information' [open pdf - 480KB]
This document outlines the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) revised plan to improve its Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) programs. "The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) program provides centralized FOIA processing and customer service center access from Commission Headquarters in Washington, DC. The SEC FOIAPrivacy Act Operations Branch (FOIA Office) is located within the Office of Filings and Information Services in the Office of the Executive Director. The Executive Director of the Commission is designated as the Chief FOIA Officer. The FOIA Office receives and responds to all FOIA requests and requests for confidential treatment; provides FOIA policy, procedure, and training to all Commission staff receives and responds to referrals and questions from Members of Congress, other Federal agencies and state and local governments; maintains an electronic FOIA document management system for the Commission; and implements guidance issued by the Department of Justice and the Office of Management and Budget."
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission: http://www.sec.gov/