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FOIA Agency Information

General Information

Office of Legislative Affairs
Agency within Department of Justice

Mission statement: "The Department's mission is to enforce the law and defend the interests of the United States according to the law; to ensure public safety against threats foreign and domestic; to provide federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime; to seek just punishment for those guilty of unlawful behavior; and to ensure fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans. "

Where Suits are Filed

No information available.

Request Backlogs and Processing Times

Most Recent Data, for the Month of March 2017
TrackPending CasesClosed Cases
All97 cases
average 443 days pending
8 cases
average 90 days to close
Track Not Provided4 cases
average 316 days pending
1 case
average 20 days to close
Simple31 cases
average 197 days pending
6 cases
average 24 days to close
Expedited3 cases
average 171 days pending
0 cases
average 0 days to close
Complex59 cases
average 594 days pending
1 case
average 560 days to close

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