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Improving Declassification: a Report to the President from the Public Interest Declassification Board - A Review with Commentary
Faculty Scholarship
  • Bill Sleeman, University of Maryland School of Law, Thurgood Marshall Law Library
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
1-1-2009
Keywords
  • classified information,
  • declassified information,
  • Public Interest Declassification Board,
  • open access to government information,
  • government information,
  • National Archives and Records Administration,
  • government documents
Abstract

This article examines the December 2008 report of the Public Interest Declassification Board (PIDB) with a particular focus on the impact of the recommendations for improving access to classified information and comparing the report to past efforts at reforming the declassification process.

Citation Information
37 DttP: Documents to the People 24 (2009).