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Presidential Task Force on Controlled Unclassified Information Releases Report and Recommendations

Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, December 15, 2009

The Presidential Interagency Task Force on Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI), led by Attorney General Holder and Secretary Napolitano, today released a report recommending a single, standardized framework for marking, safeguarding and disseminating sensitive but unclassified (SBU) information across the federal government. SBU information refers collectively to the various designations for documents and information that are sufficiently sensitive to warrant some level of protection but that do not meet the standards for classification.

There are more than 100 different SBU markings and handling procedures currently in use across the federal government.

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