2019 National Training Conference Registration is Open!

The National Training Conference will be held on July 22-24, 2019, in Arlington, Virginia. This 3-day training provides core sessions on the FOIA, Privacy Act and Records Management and in-depth sessions FOIA exemptions, SORNs, PIAs and much, much more. Panel discussions delve into the hot topics of the day. Education levels for the novice to the seasoned professional are appropriate. Agency-specific sessions are a special feature. Click here to learn more

Run-Off Elections for the 2019 ASAP Board Of Directors 

As you know, we have a special run-off election to determine the third director-at-large position on the 2019 ASAP Board of Directors. The deadline for RECEIPT of vote is Friday, February 15, 2019. The previous vote resulted in a tie between Christopher Carr and James Holzer. In order to cast a valid vote, you must have been a member in good standing as of September 30, 2018, and your 2019 dues must be current as of February 15, 2019. Please email your vote to

2019 Sunshine Week FOIA Awards

Nominations are open for the Department of Justice, Office of Information Policy 2019 Sunshine Week FOIA Awards. These awards recognize and celebrate the contributions of agency FOIA professionals. Awardees will be recognized during the Department’s 2019 Sunshine Week event on Monday, March 11th. Nominations must be submitted to with the subject line “2019 Sunshine Week FOIA Award Nomination.” All nominations are due by Friday, February 22nd. Click here to learn more. 


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