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Judgment Fund: Annual Report to Congress


09/30/2009 — 09/30/2023Released AnnuallyLast Updated 12/15/2023
The Judgment Fund is an appropriation for the payment of certain judgments and settlements against the federal government and is available to pay most court judgments and Justice Department compromise settlements of actual or imminent litigation against the government. The Judgment Fund: Annual Report to Congress dataset provides a listing of payments made through the Judgment Fund including the amount paid out, judgment type, legal representatives, agency, and any associated costs. Information about the legal statute that resulted in the funds being paid is also available.


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Judgment Fund: Annual Report to Congressrecord_dateRecord DateThe date that data was published.DATE1
Judgment Fund: Annual Report to Congressjudgment_type_cdJudgment Type CodeThe type of claim which is either administrative or litigative.STRING1
Judgment Fund: Annual Report to Congressdefendant_agency_nmDefendant Agency NameThe agency against which the claim was filed.STRING1
Judgment Fund: Annual Report to Congresssubmitting_agency_nmSubmitting Agency NameThe agency submitting the claim.STRING1
Judgment Fund: Annual Report to Congresscontrol_nbrControl NumberInternal tracking number assigned by the Bureau of the Fiscal Service (Fiscal Service).STRING1
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