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Title 7Subtitle BChapter XXXVIII → Part 3801


Title 7: Agriculture


PART 3801—AVAILABILITY OF INFORMATION TO THE PUBLIC


Contents
§3801.1   General.
§3801.2   Public inspection, copying, and indexing.
§3801.3   Requests for records.
§3801.4   Denials.
§3801.5   Appeals.
§3801.6   Requests for published data and information.

Authority: 5 U.S.C. 301 and 552; 7 CFR 1.1-1.23 and Appendix A.

Source: 53 FR 5358, Feb. 24, 1988, unless otherwise noted.

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§3801.1   General.

This part is issued in accordance with the regulations of the Secretary of Agriculture in §§1.1-1.23 of this title and Appendix A thereto, implementing the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) (5 U.S.C. 552), and governs the availability of records of the World Agricultural Outlook Board (WAOB) to the public.

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§3801.2   Public inspection, copying, and indexing.

5 U.S.C. 552(a)(2) requires that certain materials be made available for public inspection and copying and that a current index of these materials be published quarterly or otherwise be made available. WAOB does not maintain any materials within the scope of these requirements.

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§3801.3   Requests for records.

Requests for records of WAOB shall be made in accordance with §1.6 (a) and (b) of this title and addressed to: Economics Agencies FOIA Officer, Economics Management Staff, USDA, Room 4310, South Building, 12th and Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20250. This official is delegated authority to make determinations regarding such requests in accordance with §1.3(a)(3) of this title.

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§3801.4   Denials.

If the Economics Agencies FOIA Officer determines that a requested record is exempt from mandatory disclosure and that discretionary release would be improper, the Economics Agencies FOIA Officer shall give written notice of denial in accordance with §1.8(a) of this title.

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§3801.5   Appeals.

Any person whose request is denied shall have the right to appeal such denial. Appeals shall be in accordance with §1.6(e) of this title and addressed to the Chairperson, World Agricultural Outlook Board, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC 20250.

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§3801.6   Requests for published data and information.

Information on published data, subscription rates, and all WAOB programs is available from the Chairperson, World Agricultural Outlook Board, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC 20250.

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