ADS Chapter 553

Congressional Inquiries and Congressional Correspondence

Functional Series 500 – Management Services

Partial Revision Date: 07/21/2017
Responsible Office: LPA/CL
File Name: 553_072117


This chapter specifies how to respond promptly and thoroughly to all inquiries from Members of Congress or their staff and how to provide clear, concise, and uniform information to Congress regarding the activities of USAID. Agency guidance on congressional correspondence is posted to the Executive Secretariat (ES) Web site.