Subject to the limitations in the following paragraphs, the Special Counsel shall
exercise, within the scope of his or her jurisdiction, the full power and independent
authority to exercise all investigative and prosecutorial functions of any United
States Attorney. Except as provided in this part, the Special Counsel shall determine whether and
to what extent to inform or consult with the Attorney General or others within the
Department about the conduct of his or her duties and responsibilities.
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