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    Freedom Of Information Act

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The Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) is responsible for processing Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests in compliance with United States Code

(5 U.S.C.  § 552). The purpose of this page is to assist you in requesting various types and categories of public information relating to NRL programs. 

In most cases, NRL records are subject to the provisions of the Privacy Act of 1974, with records releasable subject to the restrictions set forth in those laws.


Additional Information

For further questions or to speak with a FOIA Specialist, please click here.