Prison Industries Fund, receipts and disbursements, 18 U.S. Code § 4126 (d)

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Government Accountability Office of the United States of America.
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From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All records of disbursements, receipts, bank statements, and related materials provided in relation to the Prison Industries Fund. According to 18 U.S. Code § 4126 (d): "Accounts of all receipts and disbursements of the corporation shall be rendered to the Government Accountability Office for settlement and adjustment, as required by the Comptroller General."

This request is being made as part of a journalistic inquiry. 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 fees cannot be waived, 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.


Beryl C.D. Lipton


To Whom It May Concern:

I wanted to follow up on the following Freedom of Information request, copied below, and originally submitted on Aug. 2, 2015. Please let me know when I can expect to receive a response, or if further clarification is needed.

Thanks for your help, and let me know if further clarification is needed.

From: Stokes, Patricia A


Ms. Beryl C.D. Lipton
DEPT MR 20058
P.O. Box 55819
Boston, MA 02205-5819

Dear Ms. Lipton:

Please be advised that we have no record of receiving any of your prior requests pertaining to this matter. However, we are processing your request in accordance with our regulations concerning the availability of GAO records to the public, contained in 4 C.F.R. Part 81. If you have any questions regarding the status of your request, please contact me at the information below or Deloris Reed on 202/512-3602 and reference the “PRI” case number at the top of this e-mail.

Sincerely yours,

Patricia Stokes
Senior, Disclosure Information Specialist
Government Accountability Office
Audit Policy & Quality Assurance
441 G Street, NW
Room 5044
Washington, DC 20548
Tel: (202) 512-9951

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