Accredited Agencies

Ken Whittle filed this request with the US Department of State - Bureau of Consular Affairs of the United States of America.
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From: Kenneth Whittle

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

A list of the names of all unregistered, unaccredited, inter-continental orphanages and adoption agencies/services, owned and/or operated by U.S. nationals around the world from 01/01/1999 – 06/01/2017

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Kenneth Whittle

From: FOIA Status

Dear Kenneth Whittle,

This is in reference to your status letter dated July 28, 2017 to the Office of Information Programs and Services (IPS). Please be advised that the Department of State does not have a record of receiving a copy of the attached Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request. A copy of the attached request has been forwarded to the Initial Processing Team and a case control number will be assigned. An acknowledgement letter with the case control number will be mailed to you soon.

If you have any questions regarding the status of this request, please contact the FOIA Requester Service Center (FRSC) on 202-261-8484.


Charlotte W. Duckett
U.S. Department of State


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