Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records, 20371-20372 [2016-07962]

Download as PDF 20371 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 67 / Thursday, April 7, 2016 / Notices Command (HQ AFMC), 4375 Chidlaw Road, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio 45433–5006.’’ verify, or state) under penalty of perjury that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on (date). (Signature)’.’’ NOTIFICATION PROCEDURE: CONTESTING RECORDS 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 Directorate of Manpower, Personnel, and Services, HQ AFMC/A1DS, Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command (HQ AFMC), 4375 Chidlaw Road, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio 45433–5006.’’ For verification purposes, individual should provide their name, SSN, and any details which may assist in locating records, and their signature. In addition, the requester must provide a notarized statement or an unsworn declaration made in accordance with 28 U.S.C. 1746, in the following format: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘The Air Force rules for accessing records and for contesting contents and appealing initial agency determinations are published in Air Force Instruction 33–332, The Air Force Privacy and Civil Liberties Program; 32 CFR part 806b, and may be obtained from the system manager.’’ RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Individual, Military Personnel Data System (MILPDS), Defense Civilian Personnel Data System (DCPDS), Air Force Directory Service (AFDS), and Automated Distributed Learning System (ADLS) * * * * * [FR Doc. 2016–07953 Filed 4–6–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P IF EXECUTED OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES: ‘I declare (or certify, verify, or state) under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States of America that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on (date). (Signature)’. If executed within the United States, its territories, possessions, or commonwealths: ‘I declare (or certify, verify, or state) under penalty of perjury that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on (date). (Signature)’.’’ RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Individuals seeking access to information about themselves contained in this system of records should address written requests to Directorate of Manpower, Personnel, and Services, HQ AFMC/A1DS, Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command (HQ AFMC), 4375 Chidlaw Road, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio 45433–5006. For verification purposes, individual should provide their name, SSN, and any details which may assist in locating records, and their signature. In addition, the requester must provide a notarized statement or an unsworn declaration made in accordance with 28 U.S.C. 1746, in the following format: mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES IF EXECUTED OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES: ‘I declare (or certify, verify, or state) under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States of America that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on (date). (Signature)’. If executed within the United States, its territories, possessions, or commonwealths: ‘I declare (or certify, VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:35 Apr 06, 2016 Jkt 238001 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Army [Docket ID: USA–2016–HQ–0012] Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records Department of the Army, DoD. Notice to alter a System of Records. AGENCY: ACTION: The Department of the Army proposes to alter a system of records notice, A0690–700 DAPE, Grievance Records. This system is used to review allegations, obtain facts, conduct hearings when appropriate, and render decision. DATES: Comments will be accepted on or before May 9, 2016. This proposed action will be effective on the day following the end of the comment period unless comments are received which result in a contrary determination. SUMMARY: You may submit comments, identified by docket number and title, by any of the following methods: * Federal Rulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. * Mail: ODCMO, Directorate for Oversight and Compliance, 4800 Mark Center Drive, Attn: Mailbox 24, Alexandria, VA 22350–1700. Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name and docket number for this Federal Register document. The general policy for comments and other submissions from ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00053 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 members of the public is to make these submissions available for public viewing on the Internet at http:// www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, including any personal identifiers or contact information. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Tracy Rogers, 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 or by calling (703) 428– 7499. 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 in FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT or at the Defense Privacy and Civil Liberties Division Web site at http://dpcld.defense.gov/. The proposed systems reports, as required by 5 U.S.C. 552a(r) of the Privacy Act, as amended, were submitted on March 28, 2016, 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: April 4, 2016. Aaron Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. A0690–700 DAPE SYSTEM NAME: Grievance Records (August 30, 1993, 58 FR 45488) CHANGES: * * * * * SYSTEM LOCATION: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Servicing civilian personnel offices for each Army activity or installation. Official mailing addresses of installations and activities are published as an appendix to the Army’s compilation of systems of records notices.’’ CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Current or former employees of the Department of the Army who have E:\FR\FM\07APN1.SGM 07APN1 20372 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 67 / Thursday, April 7, 2016 / Notices submitted grievances in accordance with the regulations of the Office of Personnel Management (5 CFR part 771) or through a negotiated grievance procedure. CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Name, date of birth, approximate date of closing the case and kind of action taken, organization and activity where employed at time grievance was initiated; copies of documents in the employee’s possession related to the grievance, including statements of witnesses, reports of interviews and hearings, examiner’s finding and recommendations, copy of the original and final decisions, and related correspondence and exhibits; and the name, address and telephone number of the employee’s representative, if any.’’ AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘10 U.S.C. 3013, Secretary of the Army; 5 CFR 771, Agency Administrative Grievance System; Department of Defense Instruction 1400.25, Volume 771, DoD Civilian Personnel Management System: Administrative Grievance System.’’ * * * * * ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORIES OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘In addition to those disclosures generally permitted under 5 U.S.C. 552a(b) of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, the records contained therein may specifically be disclosed outside the DoD as a routine use pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552a(b)(3) as follows: The DoD Blanket Routine Uses set forth at the beginning of the Army’s compilation of systems of records notices may apply to this system. The complete list of DoD Blanket Routine Uses can be found online at: http:// dpcld.defense.gov/Privacy/SORNs Index/BlanketRoutineUses.aspx.’’ Policies and practices for storing, retrieving, accessing, retaining, and disposing of records in the system: mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES STORAGE: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Paper records and electronic storage media.’’ * * * * * SAFEGUARDS: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘All records are maintained in a secured office and building. Lockable file cabinets are used. Access to computerized data is restricted by use of common access cards (CACs) and is VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:51 Apr 06, 2016 Jkt 238001 accessible only by users with an authorized account. The system and electronic backups are maintained in controlled facilities that employ physical restrictions and safeguards such as security guards, identification badges, key cards, and locks.’’ RETENTION AND DISPOSAL: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Closed cases are retired at the end of the calendar year, and destroyed by shredding or burning four years after the calendar year cutoff date.’’ * * * * * NOTIFICATION PROCEDURE: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Individuals seeking to determine whether information about themselves is contained in this system should address written inquiries to the Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel, Headquarters, Department of the Army, 4000 Army Pentagon, Washington, DC 20310–4000. Individuals should provide the name, date of birth, approximate date of closing the case and kind of action taken, organization and activity where employed at time grievance was initiated, and signature. In addition, the requester must provide a notarized statement or an unsworn declaration made in accordance with 28 U.S.C. 1746, in the following format: If executed outside the United States: ‘I declare (or certify, verify, or state) under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States of America that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on (date). (Signature).’ If executed within the United States, its territories, possessions, or commonwealths: ‘I declare (or certify, verify, or state) under penalty of perjury that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on (date). (Signature).’ ’’ RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘Individuals seeking access to information about themselves contained in this system should address written inquiries to the Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel, Headquarters, Department of the Army, 4000 Army Pentagon, Washington, DC 20310–4000. Individual should provide the name, date of birth, approximate date of closing the case and kind of action taken, organization and activity where employed at time grievance was initiated, and signature. In addition, the requester must provide a notarized statement or an unsworn declaration made in accordance with 28 U.S.C. 1746, in the following format: PO 00000 Frm 00054 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 If executed outside the United States: ‘I declare (or certify, verify, or state) under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States of America that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on (date). (Signature).’ If executed within the United States, its territories, possessions, or commonwealths: ‘I declare (or certify, verify, or state) under penalty of perjury that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on (date). (Signature).’ ’’ CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘The Army’s rules for accessing records, and for contesting contents and appealing initial agency determinations are contained in 32 CFR part 505, Army Privacy Program; or may be obtained from the system manager.’’ RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES: Delete entry and replace with ‘‘From the individual on whom the record is maintained; testimony of witnesses; and related correspondence.’’ * * * * * [FR Doc. 2016–07962 Filed 4–6–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Army [Docket ID: USA–2016–HQ–0013] Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records Department of the Army, DoD. Notice to add a new System of Records. AGENCY: ACTION: The Department of the Army proposes to add a new system of records, A0 1000.21, OAA DoD, entitled ‘‘Visa Passport Automated System (VPAS),’’ to track and provide real time status on the processing of no-fee passport and visa applications for all military and government civilian personnel and eligible dependent family members. DATES: Comments will be accepted on or before May 9, 2016. This proposed action will be effective the day following the end of the comment period unless comments are received which result in a contrary determination. SUMMARY: You may submit comments, identified by docket number and title, by any of the following methods: * Federal Rulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. * Mail: ODCMO, Directorate for Oversight and Compliance, 4800 Mark ADDRESSES: E:\FR\FM\07APN1.SGM 07APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 67 (Thursday, April 7, 2016)]
[Notices]
[Pages 20371-20372]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-07962]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Department of the Army

[Docket ID: USA-2016-HQ-0012]


Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records

AGENCY: Department of the Army, DoD.

ACTION: Notice to alter a System of Records.

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SUMMARY: The Department of the Army proposes to alter a system of 
records notice, A0690-700 DAPE, Grievance Records. This system is used 
to review allegations, obtain facts, conduct hearings when appropriate, 
and render decision.

DATES: Comments will be accepted on or before May 9, 2016. This 
proposed action will be effective on the day following the end of the 
comment period unless comments are received which result in a contrary 
determination.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by docket number and 
title, by any of the following methods:
    * Federal Rulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the 
instructions for submitting comments.
    * Mail: ODCMO, Directorate for Oversight and Compliance, 4800 Mark 
Center Drive, Attn: Mailbox 24, Alexandria, VA 22350-1700.
    Instructions: All submissions received must include the agency name 
and docket number for this Federal Register document. The general 
policy for comments and other submissions from members of the public is 
to make these submissions available for public viewing on the Internet 
at http://www.regulations.gov as they are received without change, 
including any personal identifiers or contact information.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Tracy Rogers, 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 or by calling (703) 428-7499.

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 in FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT or at the Defense 
Privacy and Civil Liberties Division Web site at http://dpcld.defense.gov/.
    The proposed systems reports, as required by 5 U.S.C. 552a(r) of 
the Privacy Act, as amended, were submitted on March 28, 2016, 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: April 4, 2016.
Aaron Siegel,
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
A0690-700 DAPE

System name:
    Grievance Records (August 30, 1993, 58 FR 45488)

Changes:
* * * * *

System location:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Servicing civilian personnel 
offices for each Army activity or installation. Official mailing 
addresses of installations and activities are published as an appendix 
to the Army's compilation of systems of records notices.''

Categories of individuals covered by the system:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Current or former employees of the 
Department of the Army who have

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submitted grievances in accordance with the regulations of the Office 
of Personnel Management (5 CFR part 771) or through a negotiated 
grievance procedure.

Categories of records in the system:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Name, date of birth, approximate 
date of closing the case and kind of action taken, organization and 
activity where employed at time grievance was initiated; copies of 
documents in the employee's possession related to the grievance, 
including statements of witnesses, reports of interviews and hearings, 
examiner's finding and recommendations, copy of the original and final 
decisions, and related correspondence and exhibits; and the name, 
address and telephone number of the employee's representative, if 
any.''

Authority for maintenance of the system:
    Delete entry and replace with ``10 U.S.C. 3013, Secretary of the 
Army; 5 CFR 771, Agency Administrative Grievance System; Department of 
Defense Instruction 1400.25, Volume 771, DoD Civilian Personnel 
Management System: Administrative Grievance System.''
* * * * *

Routine uses of records maintained in the system, including categories 
of users and the purposes of such uses:
    Delete entry and replace with ``In addition to those disclosures 
generally permitted under 5 U.S.C. 552a(b) of the Privacy Act of 1974, 
as amended, the records contained therein may specifically be disclosed 
outside the DoD as a routine use pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552a(b)(3) as 
follows:
    The DoD Blanket Routine Uses set forth at the beginning of the 
Army's compilation of systems of records notices may apply to this 
system. The complete list of DoD Blanket Routine Uses can be found 
online at: http://dpcld.defense.gov/Privacy/SORNsIndex/
BlanketRoutineUses.aspx.''
    Policies and practices for storing, retrieving, accessing, 
retaining, and disposing of records in the system:

Storage:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Paper records and electronic 
storage media.''
* * * * *

Safeguards:
    Delete entry and replace with ``All records are maintained in a 
secured office and building. Lockable file cabinets are used. Access to 
computerized data is restricted by use of common access cards (CACs) 
and is accessible only by users with an authorized account. The system 
and electronic backups are maintained in controlled facilities that 
employ physical restrictions and safeguards such as security guards, 
identification badges, key cards, and locks.''

Retention and disposal:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Closed cases are retired at the end 
of the calendar year, and destroyed by shredding or burning four years 
after the calendar year cutoff date.''
* * * * *

Notification procedure:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Individuals seeking to determine 
whether information about themselves is contained in this system should 
address written inquiries to the Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel, 
Headquarters, Department of the Army, 4000 Army Pentagon, Washington, 
DC 20310-4000.
    Individuals should provide the name, date of birth, approximate 
date of closing the case and kind of action taken, organization and 
activity where employed at time grievance was initiated, and signature.
    In addition, the requester must provide a notarized statement or an 
unsworn declaration made in accordance with 28 U.S.C. 1746, in the 
following format:
    If executed outside the United States: `I declare (or certify, 
verify, or state) under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United 
States of America that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on 
(date). (Signature).'
    If executed within the United States, its territories, possessions, 
or commonwealths: `I declare (or certify, verify, or state) under 
penalty of perjury that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on 
(date). (Signature).' ''

Record access procedures:
    Delete entry and replace with ``Individuals seeking access to 
information about themselves contained in this system should address 
written inquiries to the Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel, 
Headquarters, Department of the Army, 4000 Army Pentagon, Washington, 
DC 20310-4000.
    Individual should provide the name, date of birth, approximate date 
of closing the case and kind of action taken, organization and activity 
where employed at time grievance was initiated, and signature.
    In addition, the requester must provide a notarized statement or an 
unsworn declaration made in accordance with 28 U.S.C. 1746, in the 
following format:
    If executed outside the United States: `I declare (or certify, 
verify, or state) under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United 
States of America that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on 
(date). (Signature).'
    If executed within the United States, its territories, possessions, 
or commonwealths: `I declare (or certify, verify, or state) under 
penalty of perjury that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on 
(date). (Signature).' ''

Contesting record procedures:
    Delete entry and replace with ``The Army's rules for accessing 
records, and for contesting contents and appealing initial agency 
determinations are contained in 32 CFR part 505, Army Privacy Program; 
or may be obtained from the system manager.''

Record source categories:
    Delete entry and replace with ``From the individual on whom the 
record is maintained; testimony of witnesses; and related 
correspondence.''
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[FR Doc. 2016-07962 Filed 4-6-16; 8:45 am]
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