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Privacy Act of 1974: Implementation of Exemptions: The Office of Intelligence and Analysis Enterprise Records System
Document Number: E8-10891
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2008-05-15
Agency: Office of the Secretary; Privacy Office, Department of Homeland Security
The Department of Homeland Security is concurrently establishing a new system of records pursuant to the Privacy Act of 1974 [5 U.S.C. 552a], as amended, to cover records maintained by the Office of Intelligence and Analysis. These records were previously covered by the Department of Homeland Security, Homeland Security Operations Center Database [DHS/IAIP-001], last published in full text on April 18, 2005 [70 FR 20156]. In this proposed rulemaking, the Department of Homeland Security proposes to exempt this new system of records, entitled the Office of Intelligence and Analysis Enterprise Records System (ERS) [DHS/IA-001], from subsections (c)(3), (d), (e)(1), (e)(4)(G), (H), and (I) and (f) of the Privacy Act pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552a(k). As explained in the proposed rule, the exemption is necessary to avoid interference with the intelligence, counterterrorism, and other homeland security responsibilities, and any related law enforcement functions of the Department of Homeland Security and its Office of Intelligence and Analysis. Public comment is invited.
Heroes Stamp Act of 2001 Privacy Impact Assessment
Document Number: 05-14520
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Office of the Secretary; Privacy Office, Department of Homeland Security
The Department of Homeland Security gives notice that the United States Fire Administration, located in its Directorate of Emergency Preparedness and Response/Federal Emergency Management Agency, has conducted a Privacy Impact Assessment for a program to administer awards pursuant to the 9/11 Heroes Stamp Act of 2001. The Privacy Impact Assessment is available on the Web site of the Privacy Office of the Department of Homeland Security, http://www.dhs.gov/ privacy, and on the United States Fire Administration Web site, http:// www.usfa.fema.gov.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 05-14518
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-07-26
Agency: Office of the Secretary; Privacy Office, Department of Homeland Security
Pursuant to the Privacy Act of 1974, the Department of Homeland Security gives notice that the United States Fire Administration, located in its Directorate for Emergency Preparedness and Response/Federal Emergency Management Agency, is establishing a new system of records that will be maintained in its Access database, which is used to track agency activities. The new system of records is entitled ``9/11 Heroes Stamp Act of 2001 File System; DHS/FEMA/USFA- 1.'' The 9/11 Heroes Stamp Act of 2001 Files System is being established to support the administration of a program which provides assistance to individual emergency relief personnel killed or permanently disabled while serving in connection with the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The system will enable prompt distribution of proceeds from the sale by the United States Postal Service of a Heroes ``semipostal'' stamp.