For immediate release: December 21, 2023

In the interest of further strengthening the Federal Reserve System's commitment to transparency, today the 12 Federal Reserve Banks released a common policy for public requests for information. The Transparency and Accountability Policy will go into effect January 1, 2024, and seeks to simplify and standardize the Federal Reserve Banks' public information request process. A link to the policy can be found here Adobe PDF file format and is now available on each Reserve Bank's website.