The Architect of the Capitol's (AOC) Supreme Court Building and Grounds jurisdiction operates and maintains the U.S. Supreme Court Building and the Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary Building. Per legislation, the AOC is responsible for the structural and mechanical care and maintenance of the U.S. Supreme Court Building and its grounds. Appropriations for this purpose are provided to the AOC under the heading "care of the building and grounds" in the judiciary's annual appropriation bill.

The AOC performs its responsibilities for the operation and care of the U.S. Supreme Court Building under the direction of the Marshal of the Supreme Court. The AOC provides, on a reimbursable basis, care and maintenance, minor construction and capital project support in the Marshall Building to the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts.

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Contact the AOC Supreme Court Building and Grounds Facilities Office at 202.479.3219.

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