Office of the Attorney General July 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Department of Justice Debt Collection Regulations
Document Number: 2016-15511
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-07-06
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General
This rule amends the regulations that govern debt collection at the Department of Justice (Department) to bring the regulations into conformity with government-wide standards, to update or delete obsolete references, and to make other clarifying or technical changes.
Office for Access to Justice
Document Number: 2016-15574
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-07-01
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General
This rule amends the Code of Federal Regulations to reflect the establishment of the Office for Access to Justice as a distinct component of the Department of Justice. The Office for Access to Justice was created by the Attorney General to address the access-to- justice crisis in the criminal and civil justice systems. The office's mission is to help ensure that the justice system is efficient, fair, and accessible to all, irrespective of an individual's wealth and status. This rule sets forth the Office's organization, mission and functions.