Privacy Act of 1974; Systems of Records, 7667-7669 [E9-3511]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 32 / Thursday, February 19, 2009 / Notices authorized computer-matching program to identify and locate delinquent debtors for recoupment of debts owed DoD. To publish or otherwise publicly disseminate information regarding the identity of the debtor and the existence of the non-tax debt, subject to review by the Secretary of the Treasury. The DoD ‘‘Blanket Routine Uses’’ published at the beginning of the DFAS compilation of record system notices also apply to this system. DISCLOSURE TO CONSUMER REPORTING AGENCIES: POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING, AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: STORAGE: Paper file folders and electronic storage media. RETRIEVABILITY: Retrieved by name, Taxpayer Identification Number, other identification number or system identifier, or name of accountable disbursing office in whose custody the public funds were entrusted when the debt arose. sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES SAFEGUARDS: Records are maintained in a controlled facility. Physical entry is restricted by the use of locks, guards, and is accessible only to authorized personnel. Access to records is limited to person(s) responsible for servicing the record in performance of their official duties and who are properly screened and cleared for need-to-know. Access to computerized data is restricted by VerDate Nov<24>2008 17:38 Feb 18, 2009 Jkt 217001 passwords, which are changed periodically. EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED FOR THE SYSTEM: RETENTION AND DISPOSAL: [FR Doc. E9–3509 Filed 2–18–09; 8:45 am] All cases will remain active until settled by full payment, waiver, writeoff, or close out. The system contains records requiring a retention period of up to 10 years after final action. Records are retired to National Records Centers. Destruction is accomplished by tearing, shredding, pulping, macerating, or burning. BILLING CODE 5001–06–P Chief, Debt Management Systems Division, Directorate of Debt and Claims Management, Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Indianapolis, 8899 E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249– 2700. NOTIFICATION PROCEDURE: Individuals seeking to determine whether information about themselves is contained in this system should address written inquiries to the Defense Finance and Accounting Service— Indianapolis, DFAS–HAC/IN, 8899 E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249– 0150. The individuals should furnish their name, Social Security Number, telephone number, and reasonably describe the information they are seeking. RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES: Individuals seeking access to information about themselves contained in this system of records should address written inquiries to the Defense Finance and Accounting Service—Indianapolis, DFAS–HAC/IN, 8899 E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249–0150. The individuals should furnish their name, Social Security Numbers, and reasonably describe the information they are seeking. CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES: The DFAS rules for accessing records, for contesting contents and appealing initial agency determinations are published in DFAS Regulation 5400.11– R; 32 CFR part 324; or may be obtained from the Freedom of Information/ Privacy Act Program Manager, at Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, 8899 E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249–0150. RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES: Records are obtained from the debtor, DFAS centers, other DoD organizations, and agencies of Federal state, and local governments, as applicable or appropriate for processing the case. PO 00000 Frm 00010 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 None. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Office of the Secretary [Docket ID: DOD–2009–OS–0022] Privacy Act of 1974; Systems of Records SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS: Disclosures pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552a(b)(12) may be made from this system to ‘‘consumer reporting agencies’’ as defined in the Fair Credit Reporting Act (15 U.S.C. 1681a(f)) or the Federal Claims Collection Act of 1966 (31 U.S.C. 3701(a)(3)). The purpose of this disclosure is to aid in the collection of outstanding debts owed to the Federal government, typically to provide an incentive for debtors to repay delinquent Federal government debts by making these debts part of their credit records. The disclosure is limited to information necessary to establish the identity of the individual, including name, address, and taxpayer identification number (Social Security Number); the amount, status, and history of the claim; and the agency or program under which the claim arose for the sole purpose of allowing the consumer reporting agency to prepare a commercial credit report. 7667 AGENCY: Defense Finance and Accounting Service, DoD. ACTION: Notice to alter an existing system of records. SUMMARY: The Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) is proposing to alter a system of records notice subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended. DATES: This Action will be effective without further notice on March 23, 2009 unless comments are received that would result in a contrary determination. ADDRESSES: Send comments to the FOIA/PA Program Manager, Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, Defense Finance and Accounting Service, 8899 E. 56th St., Indianapolis, IN 46249–0150. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Linda Krabbenhoft at (303) 589–3510. The Defense Finance and Accounting Service systems of records notices subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended, have been published in the Federal Register and are available from the address above. The proposed system report, as required by 5 U.S.C. 552a(r) of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, was submitted on February 11, 2009, to the House Committee on Government Reform, the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) pursuant to paragraph 4c of Appendix I to OMB Circular No. A–130, ‘‘Federal Agency Responsibilities for Maintaining Records About Individuals,’’ dated December 12, 2000, 65 FR 239. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\19FEN1.SGM 19FEN1 7668 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 32 / Thursday, February 19, 2009 / Notices Dated: February 12, 2009. Morgan E. Frazier, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. T1300 SYSTEM NAME: Disbursing Officer Establishment and Appointment Files (August 24, 2005, 70 FR 49586). CHANGES: * * * * RETENTION AND DISPOSAL: * Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Cut-off at the end of Fiscal Year in which order is revoked or cancelled or when action has been taken to correct discrepancies. Destroy 6 years after cutoff. The records are destroyed by shredding, pulping, burning or degaussing.’’ SYSTEM LOCATION: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Defense Finance and Accounting Service—Cleveland, 1240 East 9th Street, Cleveland, OH 44199–2055. Defense Finance and Accounting Service—Indianapolis, 8899 East 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249–0001. Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Columbus, 3990 East Broad Street, Building #21, Columbus, OH 43213–1152.’’ * * * * * SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS: CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Full name, Social Security Number (SSN), telephone number, forms for designation and appointment of deputy and disbursing officer, letters to Federal Reserve banks, and requests for approval and appointment of accountable officers; appointment letters; commencement of disbursing duty letters; Financial Management Service Forms, Specimen Signatures and Signature Card.’’ * * * * * AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM: Delete and replace with ‘‘Department of Defense Financial Management Regulation (DoDFMR) 7000.14–R, Vol. 5, 31 U.S.C. 3321 and E.O. 9397 (SSN).’’ * * * * * ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORIES OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES: Add ‘‘To the United States Treasury to verify authority of the accountable individual to issue Treasury checks and validate the signature of the Disbursing Officer.’’ * * * * * sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES STORAGE: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Maintained in file folders and on electronic storage media.’’ * * * * * SAFEGUARDS: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Records are maintained in a controlled VerDate Nov<24>2008 17:38 Feb 18, 2009 facility. Physical entry is restricted by the use of locks, guards, and is accessible only to authorized personnel. Access to records is limited to person(s) responsible for servicing the record in performance of their official duties and who are properly screened and cleared for need-to-know. Access to computerized data is restricted by passwords, which are changed periodically.’’ Jkt 217001 Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Director of Network Operations, Defense Finance and Accounting Service—Cleveland, 1240 East 9th Street, Cleveland, OH 44199–2055. Director of Network Operations, Defense Finance and Accounting Service—Indianapolis, 8899 East 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249–0001. Defense Finance Accounting Service, 3990 East Broad Street, Building #21, Columbus, OH 43213–1152.’’ NOTIFICATION PROCEDURE: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Individuals seeking to determine whether information about themselves is contained in this system of records should address written inquiries to the Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Freedom of Information/ Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, 8899 E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249–0150. Individuals should provide sufficient proof of identity, such as full name, Social Security Number (SSN), telephone number and other information verifiable from the record itself.’’ RECORDS ACCESS PROCEDURES: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Individuals seeking to determine whether information about themselves is contained in this system of records should address written inquiries to the Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Freedom of Information/ Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, 8899 E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249–0150. Individuals should provide sufficient proof of identity, such as full name, Social Security Number (SSN), PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 telephone number and other information verifiable from the record itself.’’ CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘The DFAS rules for accessing records, for contesting contents and appealing initial agency determinations are published in DFAS Regulation 5400.11– R; 32 CFR part 324; or may be obtained from the Freedom of Information/ Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, 8899 E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249–1050.’’ RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘The individual concerned.’’ * * * * * T1300 SYSTEM NAME: Disbursing Officer Establishment and Appointment Files. SYSTEM LOCATION: Defense Finance and Accounting Service—Cleveland, 1240 East 9th Street, Cleveland, OH 44199–2055. Defense Finance and Accounting Service—Indianapolis, 8899 East 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249–0001. Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Columbus, 3990 East Broad Street, Building #21, Columbus, OH 43213–1152. CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM: Military members and DoD civilians who are appointed as deputies and individuals appointed as accountable disbursing officers. CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: Full name, Social Security Number (SSN), telephone number, forms for designation and appointment of deputy and disbursing officer, letters to Federal Reserve banks, and requests for approval and appointment of accountable officers; appointment letters; commencement of disbursing duty letters; Financial Management Service Forms, Specimen Signatures and Signature Card. AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM: 5 U.S.C. 301, Departmental Regulations; DoD 7000.14–R, DoD Financial Management Regulation; DFAS 005, Delegation of Statutory Authority and E.O. 9397 (SSN). PURPOSE(S): Information is used to determine whether an individual has held an accountable position in the past. To E:\FR\FM\19FEN1.SGM 19FEN1 7669 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 32 / Thursday, February 19, 2009 / Notices obtain data for the appointment or termination of deputies and the appointment or termination of other than finance officers as accountable officers. Service—Indianapolis, 8899 East 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249–0001. Defense Finance Accounting Service, 3990 East Broad Street, Building #21, Columbus, OH 43213–1152. ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORIES OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES: NOTIFICATION PROCEDURE: In addition to those disclosures generally permitted under 5 U.S.C. 552a(b) of the Privacy Act, these records or information contained therein may specifically be disclosed outside the DoD as a routine use pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552a(b)(3) as follows: To Federal Reserve banks to verify authority of the accountable individual to issue Treasury checks. To the United States Treasury to verify authority of the accountable individual to issue Treasury checks and validate the signature of the Disbursing Officer. The DoD ‘‘Blanket Routine Uses’’ published at the beginning of the DFAS compilation of systems of records notices apply to this system. POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING, AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: STORAGE: Maintained in file folders and on electronic storage media. RETRIEVABILITY: By individual’s name, Social Security Number and accounting and disbursing station number. SAFEGUARDS: Records are maintained in a controlled facility. Physical entry is restricted by the use of locks, guards, and is accessible only to authorized personnel. Access to records is limited to person(s) responsible for servicing the record in performance of their official duties and who are properly screened and cleared for need-to-know. Access to computerized data is restricted by passwords, which are changed periodically. RETENTION AND DISPOSAL: Cut-off at the end of Fiscal Year in which order is revoked or cancelled or when action has been taken to correct discrepancies. Destroy 6 years after cutoff. The records are destroyed by shredding, pulping, burning or degaussing. sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS: Director of Network Operations, Defense Finance and Accounting Service—Cleveland, 1240 East 9th Street, Cleveland, OH 44199–2055. Director of Network Operations, Defense Finance and Accounting VerDate Nov<24>2008 17:38 Feb 18, 2009 Jkt 217001 Individuals seeking to determine whether information about themselves is contained in this system of records should address written inquiries to the Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Freedom of Information/ Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, 8899 E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249–0150. Individuals should provide sufficient proof of identity, such as full name, Social Security Number (SSN), telephone number and other information verifiable from the record itself. RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURE: Individuals seeking access to information about themselves contained in this system of records should address written inquiries to the Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, 8899 E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249–0150. Individuals should provide sufficient proof of identity, such as full name, Social Security Number (SSN), telephone number and other information verifiable from the record itself. CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES: The DFAS rules for accessing records, for contesting contents and appealing initial agency determinations are published in DFAS Regulation 5400.11– R; 32 CFR part 324; or may be obtained from the Freedom of Information/ Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, 8899 E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249–1050. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Army [Docket ID USA–2009–0003] Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records Department of the Army, DoD. Notice to alter a system of AGENCY: ACTION: records. SUMMARY: The Department of the Army is proposing to alter a system of records in its existing inventory of records systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended. DATES: The proposed action will be effective on March 23, 2009 unless comments are received that would result in a contrary determination. ADDRESSES: Department of the Army, Privacy Office, U.S. Army Records Management and Declassification Agency, 7701 Telegraph Road, Casey Building, Suite 144, Alexandria, VA 22325–3905. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Robert Dickerson, (703) 428–6513. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Department of the Army systems of records notices subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended, have been published in the Federal Register and are available from the address above. The proposed system report, as required by 5 U.S.C. 552a(r) of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, was submitted on February 11, 2009, to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) pursuant to paragraph 4c of Appendix I to OMB Circular No. A–130, ‘‘Federal Agency Responsibilities for Maintaining Records About Individuals,’’ dated February 8, 1996 (February 20, 1996, 61 FR 6427). Dated: February 12, 2009. Morgan E. Frazier, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. A0025–2 SAIS DoD RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES: SYSTEM NAME: The individual concerned. EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED FOR THE SYSTEM: Defense Biometric Services (October 15, 2008, 73 FR 61093). CHANGES: None. [FR Doc. E9–3511 Filed 2–18–09; 8:45 am] * * * * * CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM: BILLING CODE 5001–06–P Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Individuals covered include, but are PO 00000 Frm 00012 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\19FEN1.SGM 19FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 32 (Thursday, February 19, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Pages 7667-7669]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-3511]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Office of the Secretary

[Docket ID: DOD-2009-OS-0022]


Privacy Act of 1974; Systems of Records

AGENCY: Defense Finance and Accounting Service, DoD.

ACTION: Notice to alter an existing system of records.

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SUMMARY: The Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) is proposing 
to alter a system of records notice subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, 
(5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended.

DATES: This Action will be effective without further notice on March 
23, 2009 unless comments are received that would result in a contrary 
determination.

ADDRESSES: Send comments to the FOIA/PA Program Manager, Corporate 
Communications and Legislative Liaison, Defense Finance and Accounting 
Service, 8899 E. 56th St., Indianapolis, IN 46249-0150.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Linda Krabbenhoft at (303) 589-
3510.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Defense Finance and Accounting Service 
systems of records notices subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 
552a), as amended, have been published in the Federal Register and are 
available from the address above.
    The proposed system report, as required by 5 U.S.C. 552a(r) of the 
Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, was submitted on February 11, 2009, to 
the House Committee on Government Reform, the Senate Committee on 
Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, and the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) pursuant to paragraph 4c of Appendix I to 
OMB Circular No. A-130, ``Federal Agency Responsibilities for 
Maintaining Records About Individuals,'' dated December 12, 2000, 65 FR 
239.


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    Dated: February 12, 2009.
Morgan E. Frazier,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
T1300

System name:
    Disbursing Officer Establishment and Appointment Files (August 24, 
2005, 70 FR 49586).

Changes:
* * * * *

System Location:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Defense Finance and Accounting 
Service--Cleveland, 1240 East 9th Street, Cleveland, OH 44199-2055.
    Defense Finance and Accounting Service--Indianapolis, 8899 East 
56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249-0001.
    Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Columbus, 3990 East Broad 
Street, Building 21, Columbus, OH 43213-1152.''
* * * * *

Categories of records in the system:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Full name, Social Security Number 
(SSN), telephone number, forms for designation and appointment of 
deputy and disbursing officer, letters to Federal Reserve banks, and 
requests for approval and appointment of accountable officers; 
appointment letters; commencement of disbursing duty letters; Financial 
Management Service Forms, Specimen Signatures and Signature Card.''
* * * * *

Authority for maintenance of the system:
    Delete and replace with ``Department of Defense Financial 
Management Regulation (DoDFMR) 7000.14-R, Vol. 5, 31 U.S.C. 3321 and 
E.O. 9397 (SSN).''
* * * * *

Routine uses of records maintained in the system, including categories 
of users and the purposes of such uses:
    Add ``To the United States Treasury to verify authority of the 
accountable individual to issue Treasury checks and validate the 
signature of the Disbursing Officer.''
* * * * *

Storage:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Maintained in file folders and on 
electronic storage media.''
* * * * *

Safeguards:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Records are maintained in a 
controlled facility. Physical entry is restricted by the use of locks, 
guards, and is accessible only to authorized personnel. Access to 
records is limited to person(s) responsible for servicing the record in 
performance of their official duties and who are properly screened and 
cleared for need-to-know. Access to computerized data is restricted by 
passwords, which are changed periodically.''

Retention and disposal:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Cut-off at the end of Fiscal Year 
in which order is revoked or cancelled or when action has been taken to 
correct discrepancies. Destroy 6 years after cutoff. The records are 
destroyed by shredding, pulping, burning or degaussing.''

System manager(s) and address:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Director of Network Operations, 
Defense Finance and Accounting Service--Cleveland, 1240 East 9th 
Street, Cleveland, OH 44199-2055.
    Director of Network Operations, Defense Finance and Accounting 
Service--Indianapolis, 8899 East 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249-
0001.
    Defense Finance Accounting Service, 3990 East Broad Street, 
Building 21, Columbus, OH 43213-1152.''

Notification procedure:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Individuals seeking to determine 
whether information about themselves is contained in this system of 
records should address written inquiries to the Defense Finance and 
Accounting Service, Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Program Manager, 
Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, 8899 E. 56th Street, 
Indianapolis, IN 46249-0150.
    Individuals should provide sufficient proof of identity, such as 
full name, Social Security Number (SSN), telephone number and other 
information verifiable from the record itself.''

Records access procedures:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Individuals seeking to determine 
whether information about themselves is contained in this system of 
records should address written inquiries to the Defense Finance and 
Accounting Service, Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Program Manager, 
Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, 8899 E. 56th Street, 
Indianapolis, IN 46249-0150.
    Individuals should provide sufficient proof of identity, such as 
full name, Social Security Number (SSN), telephone number and other 
information verifiable from the record itself.''

Contesting record procedures:
    Delete entry and replace with ``The DFAS rules for accessing 
records, for contesting contents and appealing initial agency 
determinations are published in DFAS Regulation 5400.11-R; 32 CFR part 
324; or may be obtained from the Freedom of Information/Privacy Act 
Program Manager, Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, 8899 
E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249-1050.''

Record source categories:
    Delete entry and replace with ``The individual concerned.''
* * * * *
T1300

System name:
    Disbursing Officer Establishment and Appointment Files.

System location:
    Defense Finance and Accounting Service--Cleveland, 1240 East 9th 
Street, Cleveland, OH 44199-2055.
    Defense Finance and Accounting Service--Indianapolis, 8899 East 
56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249-0001.
    Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Columbus, 3990 East Broad 
Street, Building 21, Columbus, OH 43213-1152.

Categories of individuals covered by the system:
    Military members and DoD civilians who are appointed as deputies 
and individuals appointed as accountable disbursing officers.

Categories of records in the system:
    Full name, Social Security Number (SSN), telephone number, forms 
for designation and appointment of deputy and disbursing officer, 
letters to Federal Reserve banks, and requests for approval and 
appointment of accountable officers; appointment letters; commencement 
of disbursing duty letters; Financial Management Service Forms, 
Specimen Signatures and Signature Card.

Authority for maintenance of the system:
    5 U.S.C. 301, Departmental Regulations; DoD 7000.14-R, DoD 
Financial Management Regulation; DFAS 005, Delegation of Statutory 
Authority and E.O. 9397 (SSN).

Purpose(s):
    Information is used to determine whether an individual has held an 
accountable position in the past. To

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obtain data for the appointment or termination of deputies and the 
appointment or termination of other than finance officers as 
accountable officers.

Routine uses of records maintained in the system, including categories 
of users and the purposes of such uses:
    In addition to those disclosures generally permitted under 5 U.S.C. 
552a(b) of the Privacy Act, these records or information contained 
therein may specifically be disclosed outside the DoD as a routine use 
pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552a(b)(3) as follows:
    To Federal Reserve banks to verify authority of the accountable 
individual to issue Treasury checks.
    To the United States Treasury to verify authority of the 
accountable individual to issue Treasury checks and validate the 
signature of the Disbursing Officer.
    The DoD ``Blanket Routine Uses'' published at the beginning of the 
DFAS compilation of systems of records notices apply to this system.

Policies and practices for storing, retrieving, accessing, retaining, 
and disposing of records in the system:
Storage:
    Maintained in file folders and on electronic storage media.

Retrievability:
    By individual's name, Social Security Number and accounting and 
disbursing station number.

Safeguards:
    Records are maintained in a controlled facility. Physical entry is 
restricted by the use of locks, guards, and is accessible only to 
authorized personnel. Access to records is limited to person(s) 
responsible for servicing the record in performance of their official 
duties and who are properly screened and cleared for need-to-know. 
Access to computerized data is restricted by passwords, which are 
changed periodically.

Retention and disposal:
    Cut-off at the end of Fiscal Year in which order is revoked or 
cancelled or when action has been taken to correct discrepancies. 
Destroy 6 years after cutoff. The records are destroyed by shredding, 
pulping, burning or degaussing.

System manager(s) and address:
    Director of Network Operations, Defense Finance and Accounting 
Service--Cleveland, 1240 East 9th Street, Cleveland, OH 44199-2055.
    Director of Network Operations, Defense Finance and Accounting 
Service--Indianapolis, 8899 East 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249-
0001.
    Defense Finance Accounting Service, 3990 East Broad Street, 
Building 21, Columbus, OH 43213-1152.

Notification procedure:
    Individuals seeking to determine whether information about 
themselves is contained in this system of records should address 
written inquiries to the Defense Finance and Accounting Service, 
Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate 
Communications and Legislative Liaison, 8899 E. 56th Street, 
Indianapolis, IN 46249-0150.
    Individuals should provide sufficient proof of identity, such as 
full name, Social Security Number (SSN), telephone number and other 
information verifiable from the record itself.

Record access procedure:
    Individuals seeking access to information about themselves 
contained in this system of records should address written inquiries to 
the Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Freedom of Information/
Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate Communications and Legislative 
Liaison, 8899 E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249-0150.
    Individuals should provide sufficient proof of identity, such as 
full name, Social Security Number (SSN), telephone number and other 
information verifiable from the record itself.

Contesting record procedures:
    The DFAS rules for accessing records, for contesting contents and 
appealing initial agency determinations are published in DFAS 
Regulation 5400.11-R; 32 CFR part 324; or may be obtained from the 
Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate 
Communications and Legislative Liaison, 8899 E. 56th Street, 
Indianapolis, IN 46249-1050.

Record source categories:
    The individual concerned.

Exemptions claimed for the system:
    None.

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