This report (covering July 1, 2010 to June 30, 2011) details improvements the DHS Privacy Office has made in strengthening privacy protections across the Department’s operations, while simultaneously fulfilling the Administration’s goals of transparency, public participation, and collaboration.
Part Two of the Report describes the DHS Privacy Office's achievements in enhancing accountability and transparency across Department operations. It details the Office's FOIA-related activities and other work in furtherance of the Open Government Initiative. It then provides updates on the DHS Privacy Office's work on privacy issues associated with DHS redress programs, and on the Office's and the components' management of privacy complaints during the reporting period. Part Two concludes by summarizing the DHS public reporting on DHS activities and the work of the DHS Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee (DPIAC).