The state of new jersey's official web site is the gateway to nj information and services for residents, visitors, and businesses. The attorney general is responsible for prosecuting violations of the law under their jurisdiction writing a letter to the attorney general is a last recourse in most situations the attorney general is only likely to respond to questions that are of wide public significance large scale consumer. The office of the attorney general has many different divisions in order to handle different cases and issues that arise with the state administrative services the administrative services division plans, coordinates, and directs a broad range of services that allow the office to operate efficiently. Contact the ministry of the attorney general notice of collection: the personal information that you have provided to us to enable us to respond to your inquiry will only be used for that purpose. The indiana attorney general's patient abuse and neglect program was created to protect vulnerable hoosiers—patients in nursing homes, homes for the disabled, assisted living residences, homes for the mentally ill, and other residential care facilities.
Search office of the attorney general search the current agency with a keyword filtered topic search operation donate with honor attorney general jepsen joins more than 50 attorneys general, the federal trade commission, the wise giving alliance and private sector partners to announce operation donate with honor. The consumer protection section of the office of the attorney general serves as the central clearinghouse for the receipt, evaluation, investigation, and referral of consumer complaints consumer complaints against most businesses operating in virginia may be filed with this office. Ken paxton is the 51st attorney general of texas he was elected on november 4, 2014, and sworn into office on january 5, 2015 as the state's top law enforcement officer, attorney general paxton leads more than 4,000 employees in 38 divisions and 117 offices around texas.
About the office of the attorney general vision: it is the vision of the colorado department of law to be the premier law enforcement agency and public law office leading the state with the trust, confidence, and support of partners, consumers, and policy-makers, while committing to the highest professional and ethical standards. The attorney general's fight against substance abuse the office teamed up with the wvssac, west virginia board of medicine and the west virginia physical therapy association, among other groups to tackle opioid use in high school athletics. The attorney general's office has jurisdiction over arizona's consumer fraud act, white collar crime, organized crime, public corruption, environmental laws, civil rights laws, and crimes committed in more than one county. The attorney general's office was created in 1806 when missouri was part of the louisiana territory missouri's first constitution (1820) provided for an appointed attorney general since the 1865 constitution, the attorney general has been elected. The office of the attorney general is the commonwealth's law firm in addition to representing the interests of the people of virginia, our clients are virginia state government and the state agencies, boards and commissions that compose it.
Mailing address:office of the attorney general40 capitol square, swatlanta, ga 30334phone:(404) 656-3300fax:(404) 657-8733 if you have consumer complaint, please contact our consumer protection division at 404-651-8600 or 1-800-869-1123. The attorney general is the chief legal adviser for the governor, as well as for all state agencies, boards, and commissions the office represents the state of georgia in all civil cases before any court and in all cases before the supreme court of the united states. Coaggov has been developed by the colorado office of the attorney general's office here information regarding the colorado attorney general, ag initiatives, formal opinions, and news and updates can be accessed. For state government, the attorney general serves as legal counsel to boards, commissions and agencies and issues legal opinions when requested by authorized petitioners the office is dedicated to defending the state constitution, challenges to state laws, the legislature and governor's office. Sept 28, 2018 - south carolina attorney general alan wilson has taken action to protect voting rights in south carolina during historic flooding by asking the courts to extend the deadline to register to vote.
The united states attorney general (ag) is the head of the united states department of justice per 28 usc § 503, concerned with all legal affairs, and is the chief lawyer of the united states government. Olympia — the attorney general's office has completed its inventory of washington state's unsubmitted sexual assault kits, finding 6,460 kits that have not yet been submitted for lab testing by local. Anything you submit to the attorney general's office may be subject to disclosure under vermont's public records act if you are submitting a complaint about a potential campaign finance violation, we may forward your complaint to the alleged violator for response.
The attorney general cannot act as your private attorney it is the responsibility of the attorney general to protect public interests in doing so, the attorney general's office may file lawsuits on behalf of the state against companies that violate laws protecting consumers. This is criminal investigative work of a highly confidential nature performed by agents of the office of attorney general involving the detection and investigation of violations of the laws and statutes of the commonwealth as specified in the commonwealth attorneys act, the public welfare code, and other applicable commonwealth laws, statutes, and regulations.
Please note: the office of attorney general cannot provide you with legal advice or legal referrals if you are seeking answers to legal questions, need someone to help you find a law or case, or need someone to take your case to court, you will need to find a private attorney. Attorney general becerra believes that the economic security of working families is crucial to the economic well-being of california and will fight to make sure that everyone in our state can benefit from economic growth and consumer protections. The massachusetts attorney general's office is an advocate and resource for the people of massachusetts in many ways, including protecting consumers, combating fraud and corruption, investigating and prosecuting crime, and protecting the environment, workers, and civil rights. Stopfraudcoloradogov has been developed by the consumer protection section of the colorado attorney general's office to support our mission of protecting consumers and businesses from the unscrupulous behavior of fraudsters operating throughout our state.