|The Freedom of Information Act - "FOIA" or "the Act" is a law enacted
in 1966 (5 U.S.C. 552). Basically, the public or any individual has the
right to know or be informed about activities, decisions and policies of
U.S. Federal Agencies. Many documents, permits, reports, etc. regarding
Molycorp can be obtained only through a formal FOIA request.