ABSTRACT

Serial No. 79: Reauthorization of the U.S. Department of Justice: Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys, Civil Division, Environment and Natural Resources Division, Executive Office for U.S. Trustees, and Office of the Solicitor General: Hearing before the Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, Second Session, March 9, 2004   [open pdf - 2MB]

The hearing before the Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law on March 9, 2004 comprises testimony from five components of the Department of Justice as part of the Subcommittee's continuing oversight efforts. These components are the Environment and Natural Resources Division, the Civil Division, the Executive Office for United States Attorneys, the Executive Office for the United States Trustees and the Office of the Solicitor General. Oversight responsibilities require the examination of performance of Justice Department components, evaluation of how well they are positioned to achieve their goals, and determination of the adequacy of their funding levels and the need for changes in legislation. This information received in this hearing is of immediate value in determining the adequacy of funding levels proposed by the President in his budget request for the Department of Justice. Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Chris Cannon, Melvin L. Watt, Thomas L. Sansonetti, Peter D. Keisler, Guy A. Lewis, Lawrence A. Friedman, and Theodore B. Olsen.

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Serial No. 79
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2004
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Public Domain
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House Committee on the Judiciary: http://www.access.gpo.gov/congress/house/house10ch108.html
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