John VanOphem filed this request with the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) of the United States of America.

It is a clone of this request.

Due March 5, 2018
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From: John VanOphem

To Whom It May Concern:

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

all documents that NIDA may have used in its review of any FDA and/or DEA scheduling recommendation on Mitragynine, 7-Hydroxymitragynine, kratom
all communications NIDA has received and sent with the HHS Assistant Secretary of Health regarding Mitragynine, 7-Hydroxymitragynine, kratom

The requested documents will be made available to the general public.

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.

John VanOphem

From: National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

Attached, please find our acknowledgment of your FOIA request.
Lanette Palmquist Program Analyst/FOI Coordinator, NIDA 6001 Executive Blvd Room 5230, MSC 9591 Bethesda, MD  20892-9591 301-480-3827