Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Information about the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) as pertains to AHRQ.

Welcome to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Freedom of Information Act page. We hope you find that it facilitates your efforts to obtain public information about AHRQ programs.

Information Resources

How To Submit a FOIA Request

The Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C., Section 552), provides any individual access to Federal agency records, not otherwise accessible. For details, go to Instructions for Requesting Information.

Electronic FOIA Library

The Electronic FOIA Library contains annual FOIA reports, specific agency policy statements, opinions made in adjudication of cases, and an index of records released by FOIA that are likely to become the subject of subsequent FOIA requests.

Page last reviewed November 2015
Internet Citation: Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). November 2015. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.