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The FOIA allows members of the public to request records from Federal agencies. The Federal government established FOIA to promote transparency and prevent agencies from having secret policies.

The Guide to FOIA Requests explains how to request information and records from us, details information that we can not disclose, and outlines the fees involved with a request.

In addition, you may find information on SSA's implementation of Executive Order 13392 on Improving Agency Disclosure of Information.

The links on the left will facilitate your search for information.

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