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Title 45 Public Welfare Part / Section
Subtitle A Department of Health and Human Services 1 – 199
Subchapter A General Administration 1 – 102
Part 5 Freedom of Information Regulations 5.1 – 5.71
Subpart A General Information About Freedom of Information Act Requests 5.1 – 5.5
§ 5.1 Purpose.
§ 5.2 Presumption of openness and proactive disclosures.
§ 5.3 Definitions.
§ 5.4 Regulatory scope.
§ 5.5 Interrelationship between the FOIA and the Privacy Act of 1974.
Subpart B How to Request Records under FOIA 5.21 – 5.29
Subpart C Exemptions to Disclosure 5.31 – 5.32
§ 5.31 What are the reasons records may be withheld?
§ 5.32 Records not subject to the requirements of the FOIA - law enforcement exclusions.
Subpart D Confidential Commercial Information 5.41 – 5.42
§ 5.41 How does a submitter identify records containing confidential commercial information?
§ 5.42 How does HHS process FOIA requests for confidential commercial information?
Subpart E Fees 5.51 – 5.54
§ 5.51 General information on fees for all FOIA requests.
§ 5.52 What is the FOIA fee schedule for obtaining records?
§ 5.53 How does HHS calculate FOIA fees for different categories of requesters?
§ 5.54 How may I request a fee waiver?
Subpart F Appeals 5.61 – 5.64
§ 5.61 When may I appeal HHS's FOIA determination?
§ 5.62 How do I file an appeal?
§ 5.63 How does HHS process appeals?
§ 5.64 What avenues are available to me if I disagree with HHS's appeal decision?
Subpart G Records Retention 5.71
§ 5.71 How does HHS retain FOIA records?