FOIA LOG FY 2018

December 20, 2018

RECEIVED DATE

disposal DATE

REQUESTER

INFORMATION

REQUESTED

DISPOSITION

EXEMPTION, DESCRIPTON, & INFO. WITHHELD

TR. NO.

9/15/17

10/2/17

Lee Travis

Vulcan Materials

Company

3rd Quarter Report of all active/closed dockets for listed company and subsidiaries

GRANTED

 

 

9/21/17

10/2/17

Kirk Nigro

Pacificorp/

Rocky Mountain Power

3rd Quater Report of all active/closed dockets for listed mine IDs

GRANTED

 

 

10/12/17

10/25/17

Megan Kernan

Okanogan Highlands Alliance

Info re: case status

Crown Resources Corp., WEST 2017-0202-RM/-0325-RM

GRANTED

 

  1.  

10/17/17

10/26/17

MaryBeth Zamer

SOL-DOL

Hearing Transcript

Ken American

KENT 2013-0211

GRANTED

 

  1.  

10/18/17

10/24/17

Chris Pence

Hardy Pence, PLLC

Copies of notes, docs, etc

Farmer v. Spartan Mining Co., LLC

WEVA 2017-343-D

IMPROPER REQUEST

 

  1.  

10/20/17

10/23/17

Mark E. Heath

Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC

Hearing Transcript

Pennyrile Energy LLC

KENT 2018-0004-D

GRANTED

 

  1.  

10/26/17

10/30/17

David Houliston

Law Offices of David M. Houliston

All docs. Re: Citation No. 8775601

Freeport-McMoRan Chino Mines Co.

CENT 2015-0159

PARTIAL GRANT

Some not agency record  (referred to MSHA)

  1.  

10/30/17

10/30/17

Bryan Chaix

Hearing Transcript

Original Sixteen to One Mine,  WEST 2017-119, -173-M

GRANTED

 

  1.  

11/1/17

11/1/17

Truman Chidsey

Vulcan Materials Co.

Settlement Motion & Order

Florida Rock Industries Inc.

SE 2015-129

GRANTED

 

  1.  

11/1/17

11/8/17

Timothy S. Williams

DOL/SOL

Hearing Transcript

Staker & Parsons Co.

WEST 2017-0134

GRANTED

 

  1.  

11/3/17

11/3/17

Bryan Chaix

Respondent’s exhibits, other than A-H

Original Sixteen to One Mine

WEST 2017-119/-173-M

GRANTED

 

  1.  

11/8/17

11/30/17

Samual B. Petsonk, Esq.

Mountain State Justice, Inc.

Case file

Harrell v. Piedmont Mining

SE 2017-270

GRANTED

 

  1.  

11/13/17

12/1/17

Emelda Medrano

DOL/SOL

Hearing Transcript

Peabody Midwest Mining, LLC

LAKE 2016-120 &

-140

GRANTED

 

  1.  

11/14/17

12/5/17

Lauren Dillon

Democratic National Committee

Communications between Commissioners and White House Staff from 1/20/17-3/31/17

NO RESPONSIVE RECORDS

 

  1.  

12/4/17

12/22/17

Alexandro Caruso

All records on asbestos related to erionite at the Chimney Rock Quarry

NOT

PERFECTED

 

  1.  

12/5/17

1/24/17

Harold Notah

Hearing Transcript

Notah v. GCC Rio Grande, Inc.

CENT 2017-146

GRANTED

 

  1.  

12/6/17

12/18/17

Marty George

Correspondence from Congressman Michael Grimm

NO RESPONSIVE RECORDS

 

  1.  

12/18/17

1/4/18

Lee Travis

Vulcan Materials

Company

Vulcan Materials Companies- List of All Pending/Filed/Disposed cases during Calendar 2017 (January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017)

GRANTED

 

  1.  

12/20/17

12/21/17

Ben Cawley

Copies of evidence pertaining to contravention of constitution, statute, treaty, etc. by named entities

NO RESPONSIVE RECORDS

 

  1.  

12/26/17

 

1/19/18

Chinedu Akunne-Oakara

Information about requester

NO RESPONSIVE RECORDS

 

  1.  

1/2/18

1/2/18

Kirk Nigro

Rocky Mountain Power/PacifiCorp

Report of all pending and closed dockets for listed companies for calendar year 2017

GRANTED

 

  1.  

1/3/18

1/4/18

Mark E. Heath

Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC

Hearing Transcript

Solar Sources, Inc.,

LAKE 2017-0099

GRANTED

 

  1.  

1/3/18

1/4/18

Emelda Medrano

DOL-SOL

Hearing Transcript

Solar Sources, Inc.,

LAKE 2017-0099

GRANTED

 

  1.  

1/11/18

1/11/18

Brad Johnson

Harrison, Temblador, Hungerford & Johnson LLP

Conference Call transcript

Syar Industries, Inc.

WEST 2018-0135-DM

GRANTED

 

  1.  

1/30/18

1/31/18

Jordana Greenwald

DOL-SOL

Hearing Transcript

Cumberland Contura, LLC, PENN 18-50-R

GRANTED

 

  1.  

2/6/18

2/6/18

Thomas J. Motzny

DOL-SOL

Hearing Transcript

Pennyrile Energy

KENT 2018-0004-D

GRANTED

 

  1.  

2/12/18

2/14/18

Travis Gosselin

DOL-SOL

Hearing Transcript

Knight Hawk Coal

LAKE 16-0489/17-0024

GRANTED

 

  1.  

2/13/18

2/13/18

Lisa Cavazuti

Records of employee expenses that include payments to any Trump brand hotel or establishment

NO RESPONSIVE RECORDS

 

  1.  

2/19/18

3/28/18

Michael Ravnitzky

Copies of all pipeline and case management reports since January 2016

PARTIAL GRANT

EX. # 5 – internal processing details and predecisional deliberations

  1.  

2/21/18

3/1/18

Kristi Henes

DOL-SOL

Hearing Transcript

Peabody Twentymile Mining, WEST 17-553/247

GRANTED

 

  1.  

2/22/18

3/13/18

Kimberly Warren

DiscoverOrg

Organizational chart of IT personnel, including contact information

GRANTED

 

  1.  

2/23/18

3/27/18

Steve Reilly

USA Today

FMSHRC Reform Plan submitted to OMB in 2017

DENIED

Ex. #5, draft reform plan

  1.  

2/26/18

2/26/18

Mark E. Heath

Spilman Thomas & Battle

Hearing Transcript

Knight Hawk Coal

LAKE 16-0489/17-0024

GRANTED

 

  1.  

3/6/18

3/8/18

Scott A. Faultless

Craig Kelley & Faultless, LLC

Documents related to specific citations.

Buzzi Unicem/Lone Star Industries, LAKE 17-44/45/46/82/146

GRANTED

 

  1.  

3/13/18

4/10/18

R. Eddie Wayland

King & Ballow Law Offices

All records pertaining to the hiring, appointment, removal, or transfer of ALJ’s and same records related to ALJ Margaret Miller

PARTIAL GRANT

Ex. 6

  1.  

3/13/18

3/14/18

Michael J. Beander

Thompson Miller & Simpson, PLC

Documents related to the “all white center scandal” of 1990-91, (including ALJ decision)

IMPROPER REQUEST

 

  1.  

3/19/18

 

4/2/18

Lee Travis

Vulcan Materials Constructions

1st Quarter Report of all active/closed dockets for listed company and subsidiaries

GRANTED

 

  1.  

3/20/18

3/22/18

Ali Beydoun

DOL-SOL

Hearing Transcript

SOL o/b/o Coffey v. Txoma, CENT 18-149-D

GRANTED

 

  1.  

3/28/18

4/4/18

Mary Sue Taylor

DOL-SOL

Nashville, TN

Hearing Transcript

GRANTED

 

  1.  

3/28/18

4/9/18

LeAnne Funke

Federal Employees Benefit Association

List of FMSHRC employees, name, location, email, job title, and salary

GRANTED

 

  1.  

4/2/18

4/6/18

Felix Marquez

DOL-SOL

Dallas, TX

Hearing Transcript

Rock Products

CENT 2017-432 et al.

GRANTED

 

  1.  

4/5/18

4/5/18

Kirk Nigro

PacifiCorp

1st Quarter Report of all active/closed dockets for listed company and subsidiaries

GRANTED

 

  1.  

4/6/18

4/12/18

Edward V. Hartman

DOL-SOL

Chicago, IL

Hearing Transcript

Peabody Midwest Mining, LLC

LAKE 2016-421 et al.

GRANTED

 

  1.  

4/19/18

4/19/18

Edward V. Hartman

DOL-SOL

Chicago, IL

Hearing Transcript

Peabody Midwest Mining, LLC

LAKE 2017-450

GRANTED

 

  1.  

4/20/18

5/15/18

Krystle Stump

Correspondence between Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema and FMSHRC

NO REPONSIVE RECORDS

 

  1.  

4/26/18

4/26/18

Alexander Smith

DOL-SOL

Arlington, VA

Hearing Transcript

Sec’y o/b/o Mullins v. D&H Mining

VA 2018-68-D

GRANTED

 

  1.  

4/27/18

5/24/18

Cristina Pagaduan

Gordon & Rees

Complete case file

Midas Klondex

WEST 2014-777, WEST 2015-416/607/742

PARTIAL GRANT

Ex. 6, medical and family history

  1.  

5/1/18

5/3/18

Isabella Finneman

DOL-SOL

San Francisco, CA

Hearing Transcript

16 to 1 Mile

WEST 2017-546/685/100

GRANTED

 

  1.  

5/2/18

5/3/18

R. Jason Patterson

DOL-SOL

San Francisco, CA

Hearing Transcript

Peabody Midwest Mining

LAKE 2017-73/74

GRANTED

 

  1.  

5/2/18

5/8/18

Jeffrey L. Light o/b/o Ryan Noah Shapiro

Law Office of Jeffrey L. Light

Advisory Opinions under the Hatch Act

PARTIAL GRANT

Ex. 6, personal contact information

  1.  

5/7/18

5/8/18

Ethan R. Ware

Williams Mullen

Citations, Notice of contest, motions, and decisions,

Dukes Sand & Gravel

YORK 2012-97

 

PARTIAL GRANT

Ex. 6, personal contact information

  1.  

5/14/18

5/14/18

Lisa Johnston Brantley

Maynard Cooper Gale

List of active dockets involving Warrior Met Coal, Mine ID 01-01401

GRANTED

 

  1.  

5/15/18

5/15/18

Melanie Kilpatrick

Williams, Kilpatrick & True, PLLC

Hearing Transcript and exhibits

Blue Creek Mining

PARTIAL GRANT - Improper request

Other - Referred to ALJ for Exhibits

  1.  

5/17/18

5/31/18

Isabella Finneman

DOL-SOL

San Francisco, CA

Hearing Transcript

Rain for Rent

WEST 2017-377

GRANTED

 

  1.  

5/21/18

5/21/18

Marisa Schnaith

DOL-SOL

Hearing Transcript

NALC LLC

LAKE 2018-20

GRANTED

 

  1.  

5/22/18

5/23/18

John B. Holmes

Maynard Cooper & Gale

List of active dockets assigned to Judge McCarthy against Warrior Met Coal

NO RESPONSIVE RECORDS

 

  1.  

6/14/18

6/15/18

Joseph Muckleroy

The Basher Law Firm, PLLC

Investigation file, reports, photos, videos concerning fatality  at the Rye Dredge & Plant Mine

NOT AN AGENCY RECORD

 

  1.  

6/18/18

7/2/18

Lee Travis

Vulcan Materials Constructions

2nd Quarter Report of all active/closed dockets for listed company and subsidiaries

GRANTED

 

  1.  

6/29/18

7/2/18

Kirk Nigro

Rocky Mountain Power/PacifiCorp

Report of all pending and closed dockets for listed companies for quarter 2 2018

GRANTED

 

  1.  

7/24/18

7/27/18

David Crumplar

Jacobs & Crumplar

Hearing Transcript

Pennsy Supply

YORK 2018-0004

PARTIAL GRANT

Ex. 6, personal information

  1.  

7/25/18

7/25/18

Matthew Berlin

Copy of police report filed in Allegan County on July 4th

WITHDRAWN

 

  1.  

8/9/18

8/9/18

Jennifer l. Bluer

DOL – SOL

Philadelphia, PA

Hearing Transcript

The Marion County Coal

WEVA 2018-423-D

GRANTED

 

  1.  

8/16/18

8/17/18

Milne A. Young

DOL – SOL

Arlington, VA

Hearing Transcript

Consolidation Coal Co.

WEVA 2015-509

GRANTED

 

  1.  

9/24/18

9/28/18

Julia Gwinn

Substantive pleadings

Klumpp v. Barretts Mineral

WEST 2018-032

PARTIAL GRANT

UNDER SEAL

  1.  

9/25/18

10/1/18

Kirk Nigro

Rocky Mountain Power/PacifiCorp

Report of all pending and closed dockets for listed companies for quarter 3 2018

GRANTED

 

  1.  

9/25/18

10/1/18

Lee Travis

Vulcan Materials Constructions

3rd Quarter Report of all active/closed dockets for listed company and subsidiaries

GRANTED

 

  1.  

9/27/18

9/27/18

Ryan Kooi

DOL – SOL

List of OALJ law clerks and contact information

GRANTED

 

  1.