Investigations & Legislative

Col. Olga Anderson
Colonel Marie Anderson
Division POC: (703) 697-2106

Investigations and Legislative Division. Coordinates, monitors, and reports on congressional investigative actions that are of interest to, or involve, the Army. Represents the Army’s interests in congressional investigations, ensuring the committees receive accurate and complete information. Supervises the execution of the Army legislative program. Coordinates and monitors legislative proposals initiated by Army organizations and monitors legislative developments of interest to the Army. Acts as Army lead legislative liaison for programs and policies relating to environment, military justice, and MWR, financial management and acquisition policy matters. Provides advice and training for witnesses called to appear before Congress, and assists Army witnesses in preparing written statements and obtaining final clearance of the statements from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the White House. Manages the Senate confirmation process for General Officer and senior Army civilians and monitors the confirmation process for all Army officers. The Congressional Response Team is responsible for documenting, tracking, and monitoring the status of all major or sensitive Congressional requests incoming to the Department of the Army and the Army’s responses to those requests. The CRT directs the collection, review, records management and accountability, coordination, and release of written and oral responses requested by Congress.

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