Privacy Act of 1974, as Amended, 27104-27106 [2016-10501]

Download as PDF 27104 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 87 / Thursday, May 5, 2016 / Notices CVD Order as of April 8, 2016. The only revoked or excluded company is Pohang Iron and Steel Company, also known as POSCO. Excluded from the scope of the antidumping duty investigation on cut-tolength plate from China are any products covered by the existing antidumping duty order on certain cut-to-length carbon steel plate from the People’s Republic of China. See Suspension Agreement on Certain Cut-toLength Carbon Steel Plate From the People’s Republic of China; Termination of Suspension Agreement and Notice of Antidumping Duty Order, 68 FR 60,081 (Dep’t Commerce Oct. 21, 2003), as amended, Affirmative Final Determination of Circumvention of the Antidumping Duty Order on Certain Cut-to-Length Carbon Steel Plate From the People’s Republic of China, 76 FR 50,996, 50,996–97 (Dep’t of Commerce Aug. 17, 2011). On August 17, 2011, the U.S. Department of Commerce found that the order covered all imports of certain cut-tolength carbon steel plate products with 0.0008 percent or more boron, by weight, from China not meeting all of the following requirements: aluminum level of 0.02 percent or greater, by weight; a ratio of 3.4 to 1 or greater, by weight, of titanium to nitrogen; and a hardenability test (i.e., Jominy test) result indicating a boron factor of 1.8 or greater. The products subject to the investigations are currently classified in the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) under item numbers: 7208.40.3030, 7208.40.3060, 7208.51.0030, 7208.51.0045, 7208.51.0060, 7208.52.0000, 7211.13.0000, 7211.14.0030, 7211.14.0045, 7225.40.1110, 7225.40.1180, 7225.40.3005, 7225.40.3050, 7226.20.0000, and 7226.91.5000. The products subject to the investigations may also enter under the following HTSUS item numbers: 7208.40.6060, 7208.53.0000, 7208.90.0000, 7210.70.3000, 7210.90.9000, 7211.19.1500, 7211.19.2000, 7211.19.4500, 7211.19.6000, 7211.19.7590, 7211.90.0000, 7212.40.1000, 7212.40.5000, 7212.50.0000, 7214.10.000, 7214.30.0010, 7214.30.0080, 7214.91.0015, 7214.91.0060, 7214.91.0090, 7225.11.0000, 7225.19.0000, 7225.40.5110, 7225.40.5130, 7225.40.5160, 7225.40.7000, 7225.99.0010, 7225.99.0090, 7206.11.1000, 7226.11.9060, 7229.19.1000, 7226.19.9000, 7226.91.0500, 7226.91.1530, 7226.91.1560, 7226.91.2530, 7226.91.2560, 7226.91.7000, 7226.91.8000, and 7226.99.0180. The HTSUS subheadings above are provided for convenience and customs purposes only. The written description of the scope of the investigations is dispositive. [FR Doc. 2016–10631 Filed 5–4–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Marine Protected Areas Federal Advisory Committee; Public Meeting Office of National Marine Sanctuaries (ONMS), National Ocean AGENCY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:06 May 04, 2016 Jkt 238001 Service (NOS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Department of Commerce (DOC). ACTION: Notice of open meeting. Notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Marine Protected Areas Federal Advisory Committee (Committee) in Winter Harbor, Maine. DATES: The meeting will be held Tuesday, May 24, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Wednesday, May 25, 2016, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; and Thursday, May 26, 2016, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. These times and the agenda topics described below are subject to change. Refer to the Web page listed below for the most up-to-date meeting agenda. SUMMARY: The meeting will be held at the Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, Schoodic Point, 9 Atterbury Circle, Winter Harbor, Maine 04693. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lauren Wenzel, Designated Federal Officer, MPA FAC, National Marine Protected Areas Center, 1305 East West Highway, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910. (Phone: 301–713–7265, Fax: 301–713–3110); email: lauren.wenzel@ noaa.gov; or visit the National MPA Center Web site at http:// marineprotectedareas.noaa.gov/. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Committee, composed of external, knowledgeable representatives of stakeholder groups, was established by the Department of Commerce (DOC) to provide advice to the Secretaries of Commerce and the Interior on implementation of Section 4 of Executive Order 13158, on marine protected areas (MPAs). The meeting is open to the public, and public comment will be accepted from 4:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24, 2016. In general, each individual or group will be limited to a total time of five (5) minutes. If members of the public wish to submit written statements, they should be submitted to the Designated Federal Official by Friday, May 20, 2016. Matters To Be Considered: The focus of the Committee’s meeting will be to complete and act on Subcommittee and Working Group reports and recommendations related to ecological connectivity, external financing, and Arctic MPAs; provide an opportunity for public comment on MPA issues; and provide an opportunity for Committee input on potential future focus areas. The agenda is subject to change. The latest version will be posted at http:// marineprotectedareas.noaa.gov/. ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00022 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: April 28, 2016. John A. Armor, Acting Director, Office of National Marine Sanctuaries, National Ocean Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. [FR Doc. 2016–10532 Filed 5–4–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–NK–P BUREAU OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION [Docket No: CFPB–2016–0019] Privacy Act of 1974, as Amended Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection. ACTION: Notice of a Revised Privacy Act System of Records. AGENCY: In accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, hereinto referred to as the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau), gives notice of the establishment of a revised Privacy Act System of Records. DATES: Comments must be received no later than June 6, 2016. The new system of records will be effective June 14, 2016, unless the comments received result in a contrary determination. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by the title and docket number (see above), by any of the following methods: • Electronic: privacy@cfpb.gov or http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • Mail: Claire Stapleton, Chief Privacy Officer, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 1700 G Street NW., Washington, DC 20552. • Hand Delivery/Courier: Claire Stapleton, Chief Privacy Officer, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 1275 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20002. Comments will be available for public inspection and copying at 1275 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20002 on official business days between the hours of 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern Time. You can make an appointment to inspect comments by telephoning (202) 435– 7220. All comments, including attachments and other supporting materials, will become part of the public record and subject to public disclosure. You should submit only information that you wish to make available publicly. Sensitive personal information, such as account numbers or social security numbers, should not be included. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Claire Stapleton, Chief Privacy Officer, SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\05MYN1.SGM 05MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 87 / Thursday, May 5, 2016 / Notices Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 1275 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20002, (202) 435–7220. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The CFPB revises its Privacy Act System of Records Notice (SORN) ‘‘CFPB.009— Employee Administrative Records System.’’ As part of an annual review of this System of Records, the CFPB modifies the purpose(s) for which the system is maintained to clarify that the information in the system will be used for personnel actions and for administrative purposes to ensure quality control, performance, and improving management processes; the categories of individuals for the system to include applicants and detailees to the CFPB; and the record source categories for the system to include individuals who have applied for a position with the CFPB and to clarify the use for human resource functions. The report of the revised system of records has been submitted to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform of the House of Representatives, the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs of the Senate, and the Office of Management and Budget, pursuant to Appendix I to OMB Circular A–130, ‘‘Federal Agency Responsibilities for Maintaining Records About Individuals,’’ dated November 30, 2000,1 and the Privacy Act, 5 U.S.C. 552a(r). The revised system of records entitled ‘‘CFPB.009—Employee Administrative Records System’’ is published in its entirety below. Dated: April 28, 2016. Claire Stapleton, Chief Privacy Officer, Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection. CFPB.009 SYSTEM NAME: Employee Administrative Records System Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 1700 G Street NW., Washington, DC 20552. mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM: Current and former CFPB employees, volunteers, detailees, applicants, and persons who work at the CFPB (collectively ‘‘employees’’), and their 1 Although pursuant to section 1017(a)(4)(E) of the Consumer Financial Protection Act, Public Law 111–203, the CFPB is not required to comply with OMB-issued guidance, it voluntarily follows OMB privacy-related guidance as a best practice and to facilitate cooperation and collaboration with other agencies. 18:06 May 04, 2016 Jkt 238001 CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: Records in this system may contain identifiable information about individuals including, without limitation: (1) Identification and contact information, including name, address, email address, phone number and other contact information; (2) employee emergency contact information, including name, phone number, relationship to employee or emergency contact; (3) Social Security number (SSN), employee ID number, organization code, pay rate, salary, grade, length of service, and other related pay and leave records including payroll data; (4) biographic and demographic data, including date of birth and marital or domestic partnership status; (5) employmentrelated information such as performance reports, training, professional licenses, certification, and memberships information, fitness center membership information, union dues, employee claims for loss or damage to personal property, and other information related to employment by the CFPB; (6) benefits data, such as health, life, travel, and disability insurance information; and (7) retirement benefits information and flexible spending account information. General personnel and administrative records contained in this system are covered under the government-wide systems of records notice published by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM/GOVT–1). This system complements OPM/GOVT–1 and this notice incorporates by reference but does not repeat all of the information contained in OPM/GOVT–1. AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM: SYSTEM LOCATION: VerDate Sep<11>2014 named dependents and/or beneficiaries, their named emergency contacts, and individuals who have been extended offers of employment. 12 U.S.C. 5492–93, 5511; 31 U.S.C. 3721. PURPOSE(S): The information in the system is being collected to enable the CFPB to manage and administer human capital functions, including personnel actions, payroll, time and attendance, leave, insurance, tax, retirement and other benefits, and employee claims for loss or damage to personal property; and to prepare related reports to other federal agencies. The information will also be used for administrative purposes to ensure quality control, performance, and improving management processes. PO 00000 Frm 00023 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 27105 ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORIES OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES: These records may be disclosed, consistent with the CFPB’s Disclosure of Records and Information Rules, promulgated at 12 CFR 1070 et seq., to: (1) Appropriate agencies, entities, and persons when: (a) The CFPB suspects or has confirmed that the security or confidentiality of information in the system of records has been compromised; (b) the CFPB has determined that, as a result of the suspected or confirmed compromise, there is a risk of harm to economic or property interests, identity theft or fraud, or harm to the security or integrity of this system or other systems or programs (whether maintained by the CFPB or another agency or entity) that rely upon the compromised information; and (c) the disclosure made to such agencies, entities, and persons is reasonably necessary to assist in connection with the CFPB’s efforts to respond to the suspected or confirmed compromise and prevent, minimize, or remedy such harm; (2) Another federal or state agency to (a) permit a decision as to access, amendment or correction of records to be made in consultation with or by that agency, or (b) verify the identity of an individual or the accuracy of information submitted by an individual who has requested access to or amendment or correction of records; (3) The Office of the President in response to an inquiry from that office made at the request of the subject of a record or a third party on that person’s behalf; (4) Congressional offices in response to an inquiry made at the request of the individual to whom the record pertains; (5) Contractors, agents, or other authorized individuals performing work on a contract, service, cooperative agreement, job, or other activity on behalf of the CFPB or Federal Government and who have a need to access the information in the performance of their duties or activities; (6) The DOJ for its use in providing legal advice to the CFPB or in representing the CFPB in a proceeding before a court, adjudicative body, or other administrative body, where the use of such information by the DOJ is deemed by the CFPB to be relevant and necessary to the advice or proceeding, and such proceeding names as a party in interest: (a) The CFPB; (b) Any employee of the CFPB in his or her official capacity; E:\FR\FM\05MYN1.SGM 05MYN1 mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES 27106 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 87 / Thursday, May 5, 2016 / Notices (c) Any employee of the CFPB in his or her individual capacity where DOJ has agreed to represent the employee; or (d) The United States, where the CFPB determines that litigation is likely to affect the CFPB or any of its components; (7) A grand jury pursuant either to a federal or state grand jury subpoena, or to a prosecution request that such record be released for the purpose of its introduction to a grand jury, where the subpoena or request has been specifically approved by a court. In those cases where the Federal Government is not a party to the proceeding, records may be disclosed if a subpoena has been signed by a judge; (8) A court, magistrate, or administrative tribunal in the course of an administrative proceeding or judicial proceeding, including disclosures to opposing counsel or witnesses (including expert witnesses) in the course of discovery or other pre-hearing exchanges of information, litigation, or settlement negotiations, where relevant or potentially relevant to a proceeding, or in connection with criminal law proceedings; (9) Appropriate agencies, entities, and persons to the extent necessary to obtain information relevant to current and former CFPB employees’ benefits, compensation, and employment; (10) Appropriate federal, state, local, foreign, tribal, or self-regulatory organizations or agencies responsible for investigating, prosecuting, enforcing, implementing, issuing, or carrying out a statute, rule, regulation, order, policy, or license if the information may be relevant to a potential violation of civil or criminal law, rule, regulation, order, policy, or license; (11) National, state or local income security and retirement agencies or entities involved in administration of employee retirement and benefits programs (e.g., state unemployment compensation agencies and state pension plans) and any of such agencies’ contractors or plan administrators, when necessary to determine employee eligibility to participate in retirement or employee benefits programs, process employee participation in those programs, process claims with respect to individual employee participation in those programs, audit benefits paid under those programs, or perform any other administrative function in connection with those programs; (12) An executor of the estate of a current or former employee, a government entity probating the will of a current or former employee, a designated beneficiary of a current or VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:06 May 04, 2016 Jkt 238001 former employee, or any person who is responsible for the care of a current or former employee, where the employee has died, has been declared mentally incompetent, or is under other legal disability, to the extent necessary to assist in obtaining any employment benefit or working condition for the current or former employee; (13) The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and other governmental entities that are authorized to tax employees’ compensation with wage and tax information in accordance with a withholding agreement with the CFPB pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 5516, 5517, and 5520, for the purpose of furnishing employees with IRS Forms W–2 that report such tax distributions; (14) Unions recognized as exclusive bargaining representatives under the Civil Service Reform Act of 1978, 5 U.S.C. 7111, 7114; and (15) Carriers, providers and other federal agencies involved in administration of employee retirement and benefits programs and such agencies’ contractors or plan administrators, when necessary to determine employee eligibility to participate in retirement and benefits programs, process employee participation in those programs, process claims with respect to individual employee participation in those programs, audit benefits paid under those programs, or perform any other administrative function in connection with those programs and federal agencies that perform payroll and personnel processing and employee retirement and benefits plan services under interagency agreements or contracts, including the issuance of paychecks to employees, the distribution of wages, the administration of deductions from paychecks for retirement and benefits programs, and the distribution and receipt of those deductions. These agencies include, without limitation, the Department of Labor, the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Social Security Administration, the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, the Department of Defense, OPM, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Department of the Treasury, and the National Finance Center at the U.S. Department of Agriculture. POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING, AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM: SAFEGUARDS: Access to electronic records is restricted to authorized personnel who have been issued non-transferrable access codes and passwords. Other records are maintained in locked file cabinets or rooms with access limited to those personnel whose official duties require access. RETENTION AND DISPOSAL: The CFPB will maintain electronic and paper records under the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) schedules General Records Schedule (GRS) GRS 01, GRS 02, and GRS 18–15b. SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Chief Operating Officer, 1700 G Street NW., Washington, DC 20552. NOTIFICATION PROCEDURE: Individuals seeking notification and access to any record contained in this system of records, or seeking to contest its content, may inquire in writing in accordance with instructions appearing the CFPB’s Disclosure of Records and Information Rules, promulgated at 12 CFR part 1070 et seq. Address such requests to: Chief Privacy Officer, Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, 1700 G Street NW., Washington, DC 20552. RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES: See ‘‘Notification Procedures’’ above. CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES: See ‘‘Notification Procedures’’ above. RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES: Information in this system is obtained from current and former CFPB employees, their named dependents and/or beneficiaries, their named emergency contacts, individuals who have applied for a position or have been extended offers of employment by the CFPB, and from individuals and entities associated with federal employee benefits, retirement, human resource functions, accounting, and payroll systems administration. EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED FOR THE SYSTEM: [FR Doc. 2016–10501 Filed 5–4–16; 8:45 am] Paper and electronic records. Frm 00024 Records are retrievable by a variety of fields including, without limitation, the individual’s name, SSN, address, account number, transaction number, phone number, date of birth, or by some combination thereof. None. STORAGE: PO 00000 RETRIEVABILITY: Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 BILLING CODE 4810–AM–P E:\FR\FM\05MYN1.SGM 05MYN1

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BUREAU OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION

[Docket No: CFPB-2016-0019]


Privacy Act of 1974, as Amended

AGENCY: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.

ACTION: Notice of a Revised Privacy Act System of Records.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, the 
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, hereinto referred to as the 
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau), gives notice of 
the establishment of a revised Privacy Act System of Records.

DATES: Comments must be received no later than June 6, 2016. The new 
system of records will be effective June 14, 2016, unless the comments 
received result in a contrary determination.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by the title and docket 
number (see above), by any of the following methods:
     Electronic: privacy@cfpb.gov or http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     Mail: Claire Stapleton, Chief Privacy Officer, Consumer 
Financial Protection Bureau, 1700 G Street NW., Washington, DC 20552.
     Hand Delivery/Courier: Claire Stapleton, Chief Privacy 
Officer, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 1275 First Street NE., 
Washington, DC 20002.
Comments will be available for public inspection and copying at 1275 
First Street NE., Washington, DC 20002 on official business days 
between the hours of 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern Time. You can make an 
appointment to inspect comments by telephoning (202) 435-7220. All 
comments, including attachments and other supporting materials, will 
become part of the public record and subject to public disclosure. You 
should submit only information that you wish to make available 
publicly. Sensitive personal information, such as account numbers or 
social security numbers, should not be included.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Claire Stapleton, Chief Privacy 
Officer,

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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 1275 First Street NE., 
Washington, DC 20002, (202) 435-7220.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The CFPB revises its Privacy Act System of 
Records Notice (SORN) ``CFPB.009--Employee Administrative Records 
System.'' As part of an annual review of this System of Records, the 
CFPB modifies the purpose(s) for which the system is maintained to 
clarify that the information in the system will be used for personnel 
actions and for administrative purposes to ensure quality control, 
performance, and improving management processes; the categories of 
individuals for the system to include applicants and detailees to the 
CFPB; and the record source categories for the system to include 
individuals who have applied for a position with the CFPB and to 
clarify the use for human resource functions.
    The report of the revised system of records has been submitted to 
the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform of the House of 
Representatives, the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental 
Affairs of the Senate, and the Office of Management and Budget, 
pursuant to Appendix I to OMB Circular A-130, ``Federal Agency 
Responsibilities for Maintaining Records About Individuals,'' dated 
November 30, 2000,\1\ and the Privacy Act, 5 U.S.C. 552a(r). The 
revised system of records entitled ``CFPB.009--Employee Administrative 
Records System'' is published in its entirety below.
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    \1\ Although pursuant to section 1017(a)(4)(E) of the Consumer 
Financial Protection Act, Public Law 111-203, the CFPB is not 
required to comply with OMB-issued guidance, it voluntarily follows 
OMB privacy-related guidance as a best practice and to facilitate 
cooperation and collaboration with other agencies.

    Dated: April 28, 2016.
Claire Stapleton,
Chief Privacy Officer, Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.
CFPB.009

SYSTEM NAME:
    Employee Administrative Records System

SYSTEM LOCATION:
    Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 1700 G Street NW., 
Washington, DC 20552.

CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM:
    Current and former CFPB employees, volunteers, detailees, 
applicants, and persons who work at the CFPB (collectively 
``employees''), and their named dependents and/or beneficiaries, their 
named emergency contacts, and individuals who have been extended offers 
of employment.

CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
    Records in this system may contain identifiable information about 
individuals including, without limitation: (1) Identification and 
contact information, including name, address, email address, phone 
number and other contact information; (2) employee emergency contact 
information, including name, phone number, relationship to employee or 
emergency contact; (3) Social Security number (SSN), employee ID 
number, organization code, pay rate, salary, grade, length of service, 
and other related pay and leave records including payroll data; (4) 
biographic and demographic data, including date of birth and marital or 
domestic partnership status; (5) employment-related information such as 
performance reports, training, professional licenses, certification, 
and memberships information, fitness center membership information, 
union dues, employee claims for loss or damage to personal property, 
and other information related to employment by the CFPB; (6) benefits 
data, such as health, life, travel, and disability insurance 
information; and (7) retirement benefits information and flexible 
spending account information.
    General personnel and administrative records contained in this 
system are covered under the government-wide systems of records notice 
published by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM/GOVT-1). This 
system complements OPM/GOVT-1 and this notice incorporates by reference 
but does not repeat all of the information contained in OPM/GOVT-1.

AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM:
    12 U.S.C. 5492-93, 5511; 31 U.S.C. 3721.

PURPOSE(S):
    The information in the system is being collected to enable the CFPB 
to manage and administer human capital functions, including personnel 
actions, payroll, time and attendance, leave, insurance, tax, 
retirement and other benefits, and employee claims for loss or damage 
to personal property; and to prepare related reports to other federal 
agencies. The information will also be used for administrative purposes 
to ensure quality control, performance, and improving management 
processes.

 ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORIES 
OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES:
    These records may be disclosed, consistent with the CFPB's 
Disclosure of Records and Information Rules, promulgated at 12 CFR 1070 
et seq., to:
    (1) Appropriate agencies, entities, and persons when: (a) The CFPB 
suspects or has confirmed that the security or confidentiality of 
information in the system of records has been compromised; (b) the CFPB 
has determined that, as a result of the suspected or confirmed 
compromise, there is a risk of harm to economic or property interests, 
identity theft or fraud, or harm to the security or integrity of this 
system or other systems or programs (whether maintained by the CFPB or 
another agency or entity) that rely upon the compromised information; 
and (c) the disclosure made to such agencies, entities, and persons is 
reasonably necessary to assist in connection with the CFPB's efforts to 
respond to the suspected or confirmed compromise and prevent, minimize, 
or remedy such harm;
    (2) Another federal or state agency to (a) permit a decision as to 
access, amendment or correction of records to be made in consultation 
with or by that agency, or (b) verify the identity of an individual or 
the accuracy of information submitted by an individual who has 
requested access to or amendment or correction of records;
    (3) The Office of the President in response to an inquiry from that 
office made at the request of the subject of a record or a third party 
on that person's behalf;
    (4) Congressional offices in response to an inquiry made at the 
request of the individual to whom the record pertains;
    (5) Contractors, agents, or other authorized individuals performing 
work on a contract, service, cooperative agreement, job, or other 
activity on behalf of the CFPB or Federal Government and who have a 
need to access the information in the performance of their duties or 
activities;
    (6) The DOJ for its use in providing legal advice to the CFPB or in 
representing the CFPB in a proceeding before a court, adjudicative 
body, or other administrative body, where the use of such information 
by the DOJ is deemed by the CFPB to be relevant and necessary to the 
advice or proceeding, and such proceeding names as a party in interest:
    (a) The CFPB;
    (b) Any employee of the CFPB in his or her official capacity;

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    (c) Any employee of the CFPB in his or her individual capacity 
where DOJ has agreed to represent the employee; or
    (d) The United States, where the CFPB determines that litigation is 
likely to affect the CFPB or any of its components;
    (7) A grand jury pursuant either to a federal or state grand jury 
subpoena, or to a prosecution request that such record be released for 
the purpose of its introduction to a grand jury, where the subpoena or 
request has been specifically approved by a court. In those cases where 
the Federal Government is not a party to the proceeding, records may be 
disclosed if a subpoena has been signed by a judge;
    (8) A court, magistrate, or administrative tribunal in the course 
of an administrative proceeding or judicial proceeding, including 
disclosures to opposing counsel or witnesses (including expert 
witnesses) in the course of discovery or other pre-hearing exchanges of 
information, litigation, or settlement negotiations, where relevant or 
potentially relevant to a proceeding, or in connection with criminal 
law proceedings;
    (9) Appropriate agencies, entities, and persons to the extent 
necessary to obtain information relevant to current and former CFPB 
employees' benefits, compensation, and employment;
    (10) Appropriate federal, state, local, foreign, tribal, or self-
regulatory organizations or agencies responsible for investigating, 
prosecuting, enforcing, implementing, issuing, or carrying out a 
statute, rule, regulation, order, policy, or license if the information 
may be relevant to a potential violation of civil or criminal law, 
rule, regulation, order, policy, or license;
    (11) National, state or local income security and retirement 
agencies or entities involved in administration of employee retirement 
and benefits programs (e.g., state unemployment compensation agencies 
and state pension plans) and any of such agencies' contractors or plan 
administrators, when necessary to determine employee eligibility to 
participate in retirement or employee benefits programs, process 
employee participation in those programs, process claims with respect 
to individual employee participation in those programs, audit benefits 
paid under those programs, or perform any other administrative function 
in connection with those programs;
    (12) An executor of the estate of a current or former employee, a 
government entity probating the will of a current or former employee, a 
designated beneficiary of a current or former employee, or any person 
who is responsible for the care of a current or former employee, where 
the employee has died, has been declared mentally incompetent, or is 
under other legal disability, to the extent necessary to assist in 
obtaining any employment benefit or working condition for the current 
or former employee;
    (13) The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and other governmental 
entities that are authorized to tax employees' compensation with wage 
and tax information in accordance with a withholding agreement with the 
CFPB pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 5516, 5517, and 5520, for the purpose of 
furnishing employees with IRS Forms W-2 that report such tax 
distributions;
    (14) Unions recognized as exclusive bargaining representatives 
under the Civil Service Reform Act of 1978, 5 U.S.C. 7111, 7114; and
    (15) Carriers, providers and other federal agencies involved in 
administration of employee retirement and benefits programs and such 
agencies' contractors or plan administrators, when necessary to 
determine employee eligibility to participate in retirement and 
benefits programs, process employee participation in those programs, 
process claims with respect to individual employee participation in 
those programs, audit benefits paid under those programs, or perform 
any other administrative function in connection with those programs and 
federal agencies that perform payroll and personnel processing and 
employee retirement and benefits plan services under interagency 
agreements or contracts, including the issuance of paychecks to 
employees, the distribution of wages, the administration of deductions 
from paychecks for retirement and benefits programs, and the 
distribution and receipt of those deductions. These agencies include, 
without limitation, the Department of Labor, the Department of Veterans 
Affairs, the Social Security Administration, the Federal Retirement 
Thrift Investment Board, the Department of Defense, OPM, the Board of 
Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Department of the 
Treasury, and the National Finance Center at the U.S. Department of 
Agriculture.

POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING, 
AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
STORAGE:
    Paper and electronic records.

RETRIEVABILITY:
    Records are retrievable by a variety of fields including, without 
limitation, the individual's name, SSN, address, account number, 
transaction number, phone number, date of birth, or by some combination 
thereof.

SAFEGUARDS:
    Access to electronic records is restricted to authorized personnel 
who have been issued non-transferrable access codes and passwords. 
Other records are maintained in locked file cabinets or rooms with 
access limited to those personnel whose official duties require access.

RETENTION AND DISPOSAL:
    The CFPB will maintain electronic and paper records under the 
National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) schedules General 
Records Schedule (GRS) GRS 01, GRS 02, and GRS 18-15b.

SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS:
    Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Chief Operating Officer, 1700 
G Street NW., Washington, DC 20552.

NOTIFICATION PROCEDURE:
    Individuals seeking notification and access to any record contained 
in this system of records, or seeking to contest its content, may 
inquire in writing in accordance with instructions appearing the CFPB's 
Disclosure of Records and Information Rules, promulgated at 12 CFR part 
1070 et seq. Address such requests to: Chief Privacy Officer, Bureau of 
Consumer Financial Protection, 1700 G Street NW., Washington, DC 20552.

RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES:
    See ``Notification Procedures'' above.

CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES:
    See ``Notification Procedures'' above.

RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES:
    Information in this system is obtained from current and former CFPB 
employees, their named dependents and/or beneficiaries, their named 
emergency contacts, individuals who have applied for a position or have 
been extended offers of employment by the CFPB, and from individuals 
and entities associated with federal employee benefits, retirement, 
human resource functions, accounting, and payroll systems 
administration.

EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED FOR THE SYSTEM:
    None.
[FR Doc. 2016-10501 Filed 5-4-16; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4810-AM-P