Privacy Act of 1974; Privacy Act System of Records, 79947-79949 [2015-32291]

Download as PDF tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 246 / Wednesday, December 23, 2015 / Notices reveal the identity of a confidential source, are exempt from the following sections of the Privacy Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C. 552a(c)(3) relating to access to the disclosure accounting; (d) relating to access to the records; (e)(1) relating to the type of information maintained in the records; (e)(4)(G), (H) and (I) relating to publishing in the annual system notice information as to agency procedures for access and correction and information as to the categories of sources of records; and (f) relating to developing agency rules for gaining access and making corrections. The determination to exempt the Personnel Security Records portion of the Security Records System has been made by the Administrator of NASA in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552a(k)(5) and Subpart 5 of the NASA regulations appearing in 14 CFR part 1212. Criminal Matter Records to the extent they constitute investigatory material compiled for law enforcement purposes are exempt from the following sections of the Privacy Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C. 552a(c)(3) relating to access to the disclosure accounting; (d) relating to access to the records; (e)(1) relating to the type of information maintained in the records; (e)(4)(G), (H) and (I) relating to publishing in the annual system notice information as to agency procedures for access and correction and information as to the categories of sources of records; and (f) relating to developing agency rules for gaining access and making corrections. The determination to exempt the Criminal Matter Records portion of the Security Records System has been made by the Administrator of NASA in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552a(k)(2) and subpart 5 of the NASA regulations appearing in 14 CFR part 1212. Records subject to the provisions of 5 U.S.C. 552(b)(1) required by Executive Order to be kept secret in the interest of national defense or foreign policy are exempt from the following sections of the Privacy Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C. 552a: (c)(3) Relating to access to the disclosure accounting; (d) relating to the access to the records; (e)(1) relating to the type of information maintained in the records; (e)(4)(G), (H) and (I) relating to publishing in the annual system notice information as to agency procedures for access and correction and information as to the categories of sources of records; and (f) relating to developing agency rules for gaining access and making corrections. The determination to exempt this portion of the Security Records System has been made by the Administrator of NASA in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552a(k)(1) and subpart 5 VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:05 Dec 22, 2015 Jkt 238001 of the NASA regulations appearing in 14 CFR part 1212. [FR Doc. 2015–32289 Filed 12–22–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7510–13–P 79947 Submitted by: Renee P. Wynn, NASA Chief Information Officer. NASA 10EEOR SYSTEM NAME: NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION SECURITY CLASSIFICATION: [Notice (15–117)] None. Privacy Act of 1974; Privacy Act System of Records National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Notice of proposed revisions to an existing Privacy Act system of records and establishment of a new system of records. AGENCY: Pursuant to the provisions of the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration is issuing public notice of its proposal to modify a previously noticed system of records and to establish a new system of records. This notice publishes the modified and new systems of records as set forth below under the caption SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. DATES: Submit comments within 30 calendar days from the date of this publication. The changes will take effect at the end of that period, if no adverse comments are received. ADDRESSES: Patti F. Stockman, Privacy Act Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546– 0001, (202) 358–4787, NASAPAOfficer@ nasa.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: NASA Privacy Act Officer, Patti F. Stockman, (202) 358–4787, NASAPAOfficer@nasa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the provisions of the Privacy Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C. 552a, and as part of its biennial System of Records review, NASA proposes to modify its existing Equal Opportunity system of records and establish a new system. Specifically, the existing system of records, Equal Opportunity (EO) Records/NASA 10EEOR, is being modified to add a Purpose section, update an Authority, eliminate a redundant Routine Use, and reflect removal of reasonable accommodations records which will constitute the new system of records in this notice, Reasonable Accommodation Records/ NASA 10RAR, covering records of all current NASA employees and applicants requesting reasonable accommodation. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00131 Fmt 4703 Equal Opportunity (EO) Records. Sfmt 4703 SYSTEM LOCATION: Locations 1–9, 11, 18 and 19, as set forth in Appendix A. CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM: This system maintains information on current and former employees and applicants for employment who have entered the informal counseling process or who have filed formal complaints. CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) informal counseling and formal complaint records. AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM: 29 U.S.C. 791 et seq.; 51 U.S.C. 20113; 42 U.S.C. 2000ff et seq.; 42 U.S.C. 12101 et seq.; 44 U.S.C. 3101; Exec. Order No. 11478, 3 CFR 803 (1966–1977); 29 CFR pt. 1614; 29 CFR pt. 1635; 5 CFR pts. 1200–1202. PURPOSE(S): These records are maintained for the purpose of counseling, investigating and adjudicating complaints of employment discrimination brought by applicants and current and former federal employees against NASA. ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORES OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES: Any disclosures of information will be compatible with the purpose for which the Agency collected the information. Records and information in this system may be disclosed: (1) To the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and the Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB) to facilitate their processing of discrimination complaints, including investigations, hearings, and reviews on appeals; (2) to employees of contractors engaged by the Agency to carry out the Agency’s responsibilities under 29 CFR part 1614; (3) to complainants, aggrieved persons, potential witnesses, and other individuals as deemed appropriate and necessary to perform the agency’s functions under 29 CFR part 1614; (4) to other Federal agencies and other organizations having legal and administrative responsibilities related to the NASA Office of Diversity and Equal E:\FR\FM\23DEN1.SGM 23DEN1 79948 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 246 / Wednesday, December 23, 2015 / Notices Opportunity; (5) to Federal Government officials charged with the responsibility of investigating NASA’s compliance with federal equal employment opportunity laws, e.g., Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; and (6) NASA standard routine uses as set forth in Appendix B. POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING, AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS: Associate Administrator for Diversity and Equal Opportunity, Location 1. Subsystem Managers: Center Equal Opportunity (EO) Directors/Officers, at locations 1–9, 11, 18 and 19, as set forth in Appendix A. NOTIFICATION PROCEDURE: STORAGE: Records in this system are maintained as hard-copy and electronic documents, and as data within Agency-wide webbased tracking systems. RETRIEVABILITY: Hard copy records are retrieved by the complainant’s name. Electronic records are accessed by name, case number, nature of the complaint, NASA Center from which complaint originated, or stage of the complaint in the process. SAFEGUARDS: tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES NPR 1441.1 NASA Records Retention Schedules, Schedule 3 Item 2.5/E. Hard copy records are locked in file cabinets or in secured rooms with access limited to those whose official duties require access. Electronic records are maintained on secure NASA servers and protected in accordance with all Federal standards and those established in NASA regulations at 14 CFR 1212.605. Additionally, server and data management environments employ infrastructure encryption technologies both in data transmission and at rest on servers. Electronic messages sent within and outside of the Agency are encrypted and transmitted by staff via preapproved electronic encryption systems as required by NASA policy. Approved security plans are in place for information systems containing the records in accordance with the Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002 (FISMA) and OMB Circular A– 130, Management of Federal Information Resources. Only authorized personnel requiring information in the official discharge of their duties are authorized access to records through approved access or authentication methods. Access to electronic records is achieved only from workstations within the NASA Intranet or via a secure Virtual Private Network (VPN) connection that requires two-factor hardware token authentication or via employee PIV badge authentication from NASA-issued computers or via employee PIV badge authentication from NASA-issued computers. Information may be obtained from the cognizant system or subsystem managers listed above. RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES: Requests from individuals should be addressed to the same address as stated in the Notification section above. CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES: The NASA regulations for access to records and for contesting contents and appealing initial determinations by the individual concerned appear at 14 CFR part 1212. RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES: Individuals themselves; Associate Administrator for Diversity and Equal Opportunity, and all designees, including NASA Center EO Directors; Center complaints managers/ coordinators; EEO counselors, specialists, and investigators; EEOC officials and MSPB officials. NASA 10RAR SYSTEM NAME: Reasonable Accommodation (RA) Records. SECURITY CLASSIFICATION: None. SYSTEM LOCATION: Locations 1–9, 11, 18 and 19, as set forth in Appendix A. CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM: This system maintains records of requests by NASA employees or applicants for employment who are seeking reasonable accommodation under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and also contains the disposition of such requests. CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: Records may include, but are not limited to: requests for reasonable accommodation; medical records; notes or records made during such requests, requests for reconsideration or internal Agency appeals and the disposition of such requests. RETENTION AND DISPOSAL: AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM: Records are maintained in Agency files and destroyed in accordance with 29 U.S.C. 791 et seq.; 51 U.S.C. 20113 (a); 42 U.S.C. 12101 et seq.; 44 U.S.C. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:05 Dec 22, 2015 Jkt 238001 PO 00000 Frm 00132 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 3101; Exec. Order No. 11478; Exec. Order No. 13164; and 29 CFR part 1614; 29 CFR part 1630. PURPOSE: This system is maintained for the purpose of considering, deciding and implementing requests for reasonable accommodation made by NASA employees and applicants for employment. ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORES OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES: Any disclosures of information will be compatible with the purpose for which the Agency collected the information. Records from this system may be disclosed: (1) To another Federal agency, to a court, or a party in litigation before a court or in an administrative proceeding being conducted by a Federal agency when the Government is a party to the judicial or administrative proceeding; (2) to an authorized appeal grievance examiner, formal complaints examiner, administrative judge, equal employment opportunity investigator, arbitrator or other duly authorized official engaged in investigation or settlement of a grievance, complaint or appeal filed by an employee; (3) to employees of contractors engaged by an agency to carry out the agency’s responsibilities under 29 CFR part 1614; (4) to first aid and safety personnel, when appropriate, if the disability might require emergency treatment; (5) to Federal Government officials or any of their assignees charged with the responsibility of investigating NASA’s compliance with The Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, or the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA); (6) to those outside the Agency who have expertise on the provision of reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities; and (5) in accordance with NASA standard routine uses as set forth in Appendix B. POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING, AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: STORAGE: Records in this system are maintained in hard-copy and electronically, and within Agency-wide Intranet database and tracking system. RETRIEVABILITY: Records in the system are retrieved by name of the employee or applicant requesting accommodation, case identification number, or NASA Center from which request originated. E:\FR\FM\23DEN1.SGM 23DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 246 / Wednesday, December 23, 2015 / Notices SAFEGUARDS: RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES: Electronic records are maintained on secure NASA servers and protected in accordance with all Federal standards and those established in NASA regulations at 14 CFR 1212.605. Additionally, server and data management environments employ infrastructure encryption technologies both in data transmission and at rest on servers. Electronic messages sent within and outside of the Agency are encrypted and transmitted by staff via preapproved electronic encryption systems as required by NASA policy. Approved security plans are in place for information systems containing the records in accordance with the Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002 (FISMA) and OMB Circular A– 130, Management of Federal Information Resources. Only authorized personnel requiring information in the official discharge of their duties are authorized access to records through approved access or authentication methods. Access to electronic records is achieved only from workstations within the NASA Intranet or via a secure Virtual Private Network (VPN) connection that requires two-factor hardware token authentication. Nonelectronic records are secured in locked rooms or locked file cabinets. Individuals themselves; Associate Administrator for Diversity and Equal Opportunity, and all designees, including NASA Center EO Directors and Center Disability Program Managers; EEOC officials. RETENTION AND DISPOSAL: Records are maintained and destroyed in accordance with NPR 1441.1 NASA Records Retention Schedules, Schedule 3 Item 2.6. SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS: NOTIFICATION PROCEDURE: Information may be obtained from the cognizant system or subsystem managers listed above. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES: Requests from individuals should be addressed to the same address as stated in the Notification section above. CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES: The NASA regulations for access to records and for contesting contents and appealing initial determinations by the individual concerned appear at 14 CFR part 1212. 18:05 Dec 22, 2015 Jkt 238001 Records Storage, Safeguards, and the listing of System Managers. Renee P. Wynn, NASA Chief Information Officer. GSFC 51EUI SYSTEM NAME: BILLING CODE 7510–13–P Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) User Information. NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION SECURITY CLASSIFICATION: [Notice (15–116)] SYSTEM LOCATION: Privacy Act of 1974; Privacy Act System of Records National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). AGENCY: Notice of proposed revisions to existing Privacy Act systems of records. ACTION: Pursuant to the provisions of the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration is issuing public notice of its proposal to modify its previously noticed system of records. This notice publishes updates a Goddard Space Flight Center system of records as set forth below under the caption SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. SUMMARY: Submit comments within 30 calendar days from the date of this publication. The changes will take effect at the end of that period, if no adverse comments are received. DATES: Patti F. Stockman, Privacy Act Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546– 0001, (202) 358–4787, NASA– PAOfficer@nasa.gov. ADDRESSES: Associate Administrator for Diversity and Equal Opportunity, Location 1. Subsystem Managers: Director, Complaints Management Division; Center Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Directors/Officers, Center Disability Program Managers, at locations 1–9, 11, 18 and 19, as set forth in Appendix A. VerDate Sep<11>2014 [FR Doc. 2015–32291 Filed 12–22–15; 8:45 am] 79949 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: NASA Privacy Act Officer, Patti F. Stockman, (202) 358–4787, NASA– PAOfficer@nasa.gov. Pursuant to the provisions of the Privacy Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C. 552a, and as part of its biennial System of Records review, NASA is making the following minor modifications of its Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) User Information/GSFC 51EUI: Correct a typo in the System Number, changing it from 51EUID to 51EUI; eliminate redundancies in System Location; update Categories of Records to reflect reduced information collected on individuals; insert a Purpose statement; clarify Routine Uses, None. Electronic records are maintained on secure NASA and NASA partner servers at NASA Locations 1, 4, 7, and 9–10, as set forth in Appendix A, and at the following contractor and other Federal agency Distributed Active Archive Centers (DAACs): • Alaska Satellite Facility SAR Data Center DAAC, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK 99775–7320. • Land Processes Distributed Active Archive Center (LP DAAC), Department of Interior: Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS), 47914 252nd Street, Sioux Falls, SD 57918–0001. • National Snow and Ice Data Center, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309. • Oak Ridge National Laboratory DAAC, Department of Energy, Oak Ridge, TN 37381–6407. • Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center, Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) at Columbia University, Palisades, NY 10964. CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM: Individuals from the NASA, university, and research communities, as well as the general public, who request satellite data or other data products from any of the EOSDIS DAACs indicated above, or individuals who register to save their data search parameters for reuse in the future. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00133 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: Records in this system consist of information obtained from individual users to establish user accounts that enable user notification of improved or altered data and services, as well as actual science data from EOSDIS, most often via on-line mechanisms. Records include an individual’s name, email address, organizational affiliation, and country of residence. AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM: 51 U.S.C. 20113(a). E:\FR\FM\23DEN1.SGM 23DEN1

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NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION

[Notice (15-117)]


Privacy Act of 1974; Privacy Act System of Records

AGENCY: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

ACTION: Notice of proposed revisions to an existing Privacy Act system 
of records and establishment of a new system of records.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the provisions of the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 
U.S.C. 552a), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration is 
issuing public notice of its proposal to modify a previously noticed 
system of records and to establish a new system of records. This notice 
publishes the modified and new systems of records as set forth below 
under the caption SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.

DATES: Submit comments within 30 calendar days from the date of this 
publication. The changes will take effect at the end of that period, if 
no adverse comments are received.

ADDRESSES: Patti F. Stockman, Privacy Act Officer, Office of the Chief 
Information Officer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration 
Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546-0001, (202) 358-4787, 
NASAPAOfficer@nasa.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: NASA Privacy Act Officer, Patti F. 
Stockman, (202) 358-4787, NASAPAOfficer@nasa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the provisions of the Privacy 
Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C. 552a, and as part of its biennial System of 
Records review, NASA proposes to modify its existing Equal Opportunity 
system of records and establish a new system. Specifically, the 
existing system of records, Equal Opportunity (EO) Records/NASA 10EEOR, 
is being modified to add a Purpose section, update an Authority, 
eliminate a redundant Routine Use, and reflect removal of reasonable 
accommodations records which will constitute the new system of records 
in this notice, Reasonable Accommodation Records/NASA 10RAR, covering 
records of all current NASA employees and applicants requesting 
reasonable accommodation.

    Submitted by:
Renee P. Wynn,
NASA Chief Information Officer.
NASA 10EEOR

SYSTEM NAME:
    Equal Opportunity (EO) Records.

SECURITY CLASSIFICATION:
    None.

SYSTEM LOCATION:
    Locations 1-9, 11, 18 and 19, as set forth in Appendix A.

CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM:
    This system maintains information on current and former employees 
and applicants for employment who have entered the informal counseling 
process or who have filed formal complaints.

CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
    Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) informal counseling and formal 
complaint records.

AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM:
    29 U.S.C. 791 et seq.; 51 U.S.C. 20113; 42 U.S.C. 2000ff et seq.; 
42 U.S.C. 12101 et seq.; 44 U.S.C. 3101; Exec. Order No. 11478, 3 CFR 
803 (1966-1977); 29 CFR pt. 1614; 29 CFR pt. 1635; 5 CFR pts. 1200-
1202.

PURPOSE(S):
    These records are maintained for the purpose of counseling, 
investigating and adjudicating complaints of employment discrimination 
brought by applicants and current and former federal employees against 
NASA.

ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORES 
OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES:
    Any disclosures of information will be compatible with the purpose 
for which the Agency collected the information. Records and information 
in this system may be disclosed: (1) To the Equal Employment 
Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and the Merit Systems Protection Board 
(MSPB) to facilitate their processing of discrimination complaints, 
including investigations, hearings, and reviews on appeals; (2) to 
employees of contractors engaged by the Agency to carry out the 
Agency's responsibilities under 29 CFR part 1614; (3) to complainants, 
aggrieved persons, potential witnesses, and other individuals as deemed 
appropriate and necessary to perform the agency's functions under 29 
CFR part 1614; (4) to other Federal agencies and other organizations 
having legal and administrative responsibilities related to the NASA 
Office of Diversity and Equal

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Opportunity; (5) to Federal Government officials charged with the 
responsibility of investigating NASA's compliance with federal equal 
employment opportunity laws, e.g., Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 
1964; and (6) NASA standard routine uses as set forth in Appendix B.

POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING, 
AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
STORAGE:
    Records in this system are maintained as hard-copy and electronic 
documents, and as data within Agency-wide web-based tracking systems.

RETRIEVABILITY:
    Hard copy records are retrieved by the complainant's name. 
Electronic records are accessed by name, case number, nature of the 
complaint, NASA Center from which complaint originated, or stage of the 
complaint in the process.

SAFEGUARDS:
    Hard copy records are locked in file cabinets or in secured rooms 
with access limited to those whose official duties require access. 
Electronic records are maintained on secure NASA servers and protected 
in accordance with all Federal standards and those established in NASA 
regulations at 14 CFR 1212.605. Additionally, server and data 
management environments employ infrastructure encryption technologies 
both in data transmission and at rest on servers. Electronic messages 
sent within and outside of the Agency are encrypted and transmitted by 
staff via pre-approved electronic encryption systems as required by 
NASA policy. Approved security plans are in place for information 
systems containing the records in accordance with the Federal 
Information Security Management Act of 2002 (FISMA) and OMB Circular A-
130, Management of Federal Information Resources. Only authorized 
personnel requiring information in the official discharge of their 
duties are authorized access to records through approved access or 
authentication methods. Access to electronic records is achieved only 
from workstations within the NASA Intranet or via a secure Virtual 
Private Network (VPN) connection that requires two-factor hardware 
token authentication or via employee PIV badge authentication from 
NASA-issued computers or via employee PIV badge authentication from 
NASA-issued computers.

RETENTION AND DISPOSAL:
    Records are maintained in Agency files and destroyed in accordance 
with NPR 1441.1 NASA Records Retention Schedules, Schedule 3 Item 2.5/
E.

SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS:
    Associate Administrator for Diversity and Equal Opportunity, 
Location 1. Subsystem Managers: Center Equal Opportunity (EO) 
Directors/Officers, at locations 1-9, 11, 18 and 19, as set forth in 
Appendix A.

NOTIFICATION PROCEDURE:
    Information may be obtained from the cognizant system or subsystem 
managers listed above.

RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES:
    Requests from individuals should be addressed to the same address 
as stated in the Notification section above.

CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES:
    The NASA regulations for access to records and for contesting 
contents and appealing initial determinations by the individual 
concerned appear at 14 CFR part 1212.

RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES:
    Individuals themselves; Associate Administrator for Diversity and 
Equal Opportunity, and all designees, including NASA Center EO 
Directors; Center complaints managers/coordinators; EEO counselors, 
specialists, and investigators; EEOC officials and MSPB officials.
NASA 10RAR

SYSTEM NAME:
    Reasonable Accommodation (RA) Records.

SECURITY CLASSIFICATION:
    None.

SYSTEM LOCATION:
    Locations 1-9, 11, 18 and 19, as set forth in Appendix A.

CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM:
    This system maintains records of requests by NASA employees or 
applicants for employment who are seeking reasonable accommodation 
under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and also contains the disposition 
of such requests.

CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
    Records may include, but are not limited to: requests for 
reasonable accommodation; medical records; notes or records made during 
such requests, requests for reconsideration or internal Agency appeals 
and the disposition of such requests.

AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM:
    29 U.S.C. 791 et seq.; 51 U.S.C. 20113 (a); 42 U.S.C. 12101 et 
seq.; 44 U.S.C. 3101; Exec. Order No. 11478; Exec. Order No. 13164; and 
29 CFR part 1614; 29 CFR part 1630.

PURPOSE:
    This system is maintained for the purpose of considering, deciding 
and implementing requests for reasonable accommodation made by NASA 
employees and applicants for employment.

ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORES 
OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES:
    Any disclosures of information will be compatible with the purpose 
for which the Agency collected the information. Records from this 
system may be disclosed: (1) To another Federal agency, to a court, or 
a party in litigation before a court or in an administrative proceeding 
being conducted by a Federal agency when the Government is a party to 
the judicial or administrative proceeding; (2) to an authorized appeal 
grievance examiner, formal complaints examiner, administrative judge, 
equal employment opportunity investigator, arbitrator or other duly 
authorized official engaged in investigation or settlement of a 
grievance, complaint or appeal filed by an employee; (3) to employees 
of contractors engaged by an agency to carry out the agency's 
responsibilities under 29 CFR part 1614; (4) to first aid and safety 
personnel, when appropriate, if the disability might require emergency 
treatment; (5) to Federal Government officials or any of their 
assignees charged with the responsibility of investigating NASA's 
compliance with The Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, or the 
Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA); (6) to those 
outside the Agency who have expertise on the provision of reasonable 
accommodations to individuals with disabilities; and (5) in accordance 
with NASA standard routine uses as set forth in Appendix B.

POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING, 
AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: STORAGE:
    Records in this system are maintained in hard-copy and 
electronically, and within Agency-wide Intranet database and tracking 
system.

RETRIEVABILITY:
    Records in the system are retrieved by name of the employee or 
applicant requesting accommodation, case identification number, or NASA 
Center from which request originated.

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SAFEGUARDS:
    Electronic records are maintained on secure NASA servers and 
protected in accordance with all Federal standards and those 
established in NASA regulations at 14 CFR 1212.605. Additionally, 
server and data management environments employ infrastructure 
encryption technologies both in data transmission and at rest on 
servers. Electronic messages sent within and outside of the Agency are 
encrypted and transmitted by staff via pre-approved electronic 
encryption systems as required by NASA policy. Approved security plans 
are in place for information systems containing the records in 
accordance with the Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002 
(FISMA) and OMB Circular A-130, Management of Federal Information 
Resources. Only authorized personnel requiring information in the 
official discharge of their duties are authorized access to records 
through approved access or authentication methods. Access to electronic 
records is achieved only from workstations within the NASA Intranet or 
via a secure Virtual Private Network (VPN) connection that requires 
two-factor hardware token authentication. Non-electronic records are 
secured in locked rooms or locked file cabinets.

RETENTION AND DISPOSAL:
    Records are maintained and destroyed in accordance with NPR 1441.1 
NASA Records Retention Schedules, Schedule 3 Item 2.6.

SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS:
    Associate Administrator for Diversity and Equal Opportunity, 
Location 1.
    Subsystem Managers: Director, Complaints Management Division; 
Center Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Directors/Officers, Center 
Disability Program Managers, at locations 1-9, 11, 18 and 19, as set 
forth in Appendix A.

NOTIFICATION PROCEDURE:
    Information may be obtained from the cognizant system or subsystem 
managers listed above.

RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES:
    Requests from individuals should be addressed to the same address 
as stated in the Notification section above.

CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES:
    The NASA regulations for access to records and for contesting 
contents and appealing initial determinations by the individual 
concerned appear at 14 CFR part 1212.

RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES:
    Individuals themselves; Associate Administrator for Diversity and 
Equal Opportunity, and all designees, including NASA Center EO 
Directors and Center Disability Program Managers; EEOC officials.

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