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This is an action seeking to apply the Federal Data Quality Act (FDQA)(enacted as Section 515(a) of the FY ’01 Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2001 (Public Law 106-554) to the “National Assessment on Climate Change” for that document’s dissemination of data from demonstrably inaccurate computer models, and dissemination of historical temperature data that it modified to inaccurately omit the occurrence of recognized climatic periods. This Act prohibits Defendant from disseminating 2 data failing to meet its standards. In addition or alternately, this action seeks to have the document declared in violation of the authority under which it was produced, the United States Global Change Research Act of 1990 (USGCRA)(15 U.S.C. 2921 et seq.).