[Federal Register Volume 67, Number 193 (Friday, October 4, 2002)]
[Page 62266]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 02-25274]



Department of Justice Information Quality Guidelines for 
Information Disseminated to the Public

AGENCY: Justice Management Division, Justice.

ACTION: Notice of availability of guidelines.


SUMMARY: The Department of Justice, in accordance with Section 515 of 
the Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act for FY 2001 
(Pub. L. 106-554) and the Office of Management and Budget Guidelines 
for Ensuring and Maximizing the Quality, Objectivity, Utility, and 
Integrity of Information Disseminated by Federal Agencies published in 
the Federal Register on September 28, 2001 (66 FR 49718) and on January 
3, 2002 (67 FR 369) (and reprinted in their entirety on February 22, 
2002, 67 FR 8452), has posted its final Information Quality Guidelines 
for Information Disseminated to the Public on the DOJ Web site, 
www.usdoj.gov. These guidelines explain how DOJ will ensure and 
maximize the quality, objectivity, utility, and integrity of 
information disseminated by DOJ. The guidance also details the 
administrative mechanisms that will allow affected persons to seek and 
obtain appropriate correction of information maintained and 
disseminated by DOJ that does not comply with agency or OMB guidelines.

DATES: The guidelines will become effective on October 1, 2002.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Eric Nelson, (202) 307-1825.

    Dated: September 26, 2002.

    Dated: September 30, 2002.
Robert F. Diegelman,
Acting Assistant Attorney General for Administration.
    Dated: September 27, 2002.
Vance Hitch,
Chief Information Officer.
[FR Doc. 02-25274 Filed 10-3-02; 8:45 am]