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U.S. Marshals Service

Freedom of Information/Privacy Act

Financial Management System

ACRONYM: FMS

ORIGINATOR:
Department/Agency Name: U.S. Department of Justice
Major Organization Subdivision: United States Marshals Service (USMS)
Minor Organization Subdivision: Management and Budget Division
Name of Unit: Office of Finance
Street Address: CS-3, U.S. Marshals Service Headquarters
City: Washington
State: DC
Zip Code: 20530-1000
Country: United States
Hours of Service: 9:00 a.m. -5:30 p.m.
Telephone: (202) 307-9320
FAX: (703) 603-0386
E-Mail Address:

ABSTRACT: FMS contains financial records for the 94 district field offices.

PURPOSE: FMS is used in the field offices to track expenditures of funds over the course of each fiscal year. Expenses are reconciled on a monthly basis and at the end of each fiscal year.

ACCESS CONSTRAINTS: All records in FMS are protected from unauthorized access through appropriate administrative, physical, and technical safeguards. These safeguards include restricting access to those with a need to know to perform their official duties, using locks and alarm devices, passwords and/or encrypting data communications.

USE CONSTRAINTS: Users of FMS are restricted to only those privileges necessary to perform assigned tasks.

AGENCY PROGRAM: FMS is a tool used by the USMS to meet its responsibility regarding the expenditure of public funds and is essential to maintaining good financial records.

SOURCES OF DATA: Financial records in FMS are compiled by financial clerks and administrative officers in the District offices of the USMS.

RESPONSIBLE OFFICE FOR DISTRIBUTING INFORMATION

OFFICE OF CONTACT FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

DATE OF LAST MODIFICATION: Ongoing

FOIA Contact

 

FOIA E-Mail

FOIA/PA Officer
Office of General Counsel
Department of Justice
U.S. Marshals Service
Washington, DC 20530-1000 (202) 307-9054

Upon request, the agency's electronic Reading Room may be accessed through a computer located at USMS headquarters in Arlington, Virginia. Please call (202) 307-9054 to make arrangements.

 

 

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