Legislative Counsel

The Legislative Counsel is responsible for clearance of materials within the Department and through the Office of Management and Budget. The Legislative Counsel reviews legislative documents prepared by Departmental bureaus and offices, and monitors the preparation of coordinated reports. Also, the Legislative Counsel coordinates Departmental representation at Congressional hearings and ensures the presentation of testimony and reports to Congress. The Legislative Counsel is also responsible for establishing and maintaining contacts on legislative matters with the Congress and with other Federal agencies.




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