Testimony on “Implementation on the Office of Government Information Services”

Patrice McDermott, Director of, presented testimony before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Subcommittee on Information Policy, Census, and National Archives on Wednesday, September 17th. Her remarks focused on making sure that during the implementation of the Office of Government Information Services (created by a provision of the OPEN Government Act, PL 110-175), the office is given the authority to ensure compliance with the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) and that there is a clear and transparent mechanism for public input on agency compliance and needed changes.