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Subsequent to your order, you locate the documents which you have requested;
Delays in the Government’s processing of your Request, and/or their inability to fulfill your Request in whole or in part;
Document procurement difficulties, including changes in policy, regulations or requirements.
The foregoing list is representative only.
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