Administrative Law - CFR - 32 CFR 1700.1: Authority and purpose.

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32 CFR 1700.1: Authority and purpose.

(a) Authority.

 This part is issued under the authority of and in order to implement the Freedom of Information Act, as amended, 5 U.S.C. 552; the National Security Act of 1947, as amended, 50 U.S.C. 401-442; and the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004, Pub. L. 108-458, 118 Stat. 3638.

(b) Purpose in general.

 This part prescribes procedures for:
(1) ODNI administration of the FOIA;
(2) Requesting records pursuant to the FOIA; and
(3) Filing an administrative appeal of an initial adverse decision under the FOIA.