Digital Rights, Copyright, Trademark, and Patent Laws
All Department of the Interior (DOI) and bureau Internet websites comply with existing laws and directives that address the digital, copyright, trademark, and patent rights of the public.
- Digital Millennium Copyright Act
- Copyright Law
- US Trademark Law
- US Patent Law, US Code 35, Chapter 26
Security Protocols to Protect Information
All DOI and bureau Internet websites comply with Section 207(f)(1)(b)(iv) of the E-Gov Act of 2002, which requires organizations to have security protocols to protect information.
Welcome to the National Park Service (NPS) website section for information quality. This section is intended to meet the requirements of Section 515 of the Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2001 (Public Law 106-554) for federal agencies to publish information quality guidelines for ensuring and maximizing the quality, objectivity, utility, and integrity of information (including statistical information) disseminated by a federal agency and to provide administrative mechanisms allowing the public to seek and obtain correction of information maintained and disseminated by the agency.
- DOI Information Quality Guidelines
- NPS Information Quality Guidelines (PDF)
- Information Quality Correction Requests and Responses
- Scientific Peer Review
Customer Service Standards
Our customer service standards help us better serve the public and provide more pathways for customer feedback.
Schedule for Publishing Information on Website
See the Departmental Schedule for Posting Content for DOI and its bureaus and offices.
Small Business Paperwork Relief Act of 2002
The Small Business Paperwork Relief Act of 2002 requires that all organizations designate a single point of contact for small businesses. The DOI Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization serves as that single point of contact for the department.
See the Office of Relevancy, Diversity, and Inclusion website for information about National Park Service diversity initiatives.
Last updated: August 25, 2020