DEA communications with Rep. Peter Welch

Jasper Craven filed this request with the Drug Enforcement Administration of the United States of America.
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Due Feb. 23, 2018
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: Jasper Craven

To Whom It May Concern:

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

This is an expedited request under the Freedom of Information Ac t, 5 U.S.C. § 552, for access to and copies of all correspondence between U.S. Rep. Peter Welch, D-Vt., including his staff members, and the DEA’s Office of Congressional Affairs, in calendar years 2014, 2015 and 2016 regarding the Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act, also known as HR 471, HR 4709 and S. 483.

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.


Jasper Craven

From: Drug Enforcement Administration

Good Evening Mr. Craven:

Please see the attached signed acknowledgment letter for the FOIA request that sent to our office on January 25, 2018. Sorry for the delay this was sent to you yesterday and came back to our office undeliverable. Please forgive me for the incorrect email, so I am resending it to you. If you have any questions please fill free to contact the GIS Specialist that is listed on your letter or call the mainline number listed below

Respectfully yours,
Jewell Carroll
Program Specialist
Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Unit (SARF)
(Desk) 202-307-4006; (fax) 202-307-8556
FOIA/PA Main Phone Line 202-307-7596

From: Drug Enforcement Administration

An interim response, stating the request is being processed.

From: Drug Enforcement Administration

An interim response, stating the request is being processed.