Defense Finance and Accounting Service.
Notice to add a system of records.
The Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) is proposing to add a system of records notice to its inventory of record systems subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended.
This action will be effective without further notice on September 12, 2007 unless comments are received that would result in a contrary determination.
Send comments to the FOIA/PA Program Manager, Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, Defense Finance and Accounting Service, 6760 E. Irvington Place, Denver, CO 80279-8000.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Ms. Linda Krabbenhoft at (303) 676-6045.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The Defense Finance and Accounting Service's notices for systems of records subject to the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a), as amended, have been published in the Federal Register and are available from the address above.
The proposed system report, as required by 5 U.S.C. 552a(r) of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, was submitted on August 6, 2007, to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, the Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs, and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) pursuant to paragraph 4c of Appendix I to OMB Circular No. A-130, “Federal Agency Responsibilities for Maintaining Records About Individuals,” dated December 12, 2000, 65 FR 239.Start Signature
Dated: August 7, 2007.
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
Defense Working Capital Fund Accounting System.
Defense Information Systems Agency, Defense Enterprise Computing Center, 7879 Wardleigh Road, Hill Air Force Base, Ogden, UT 84056-5997.
Categories of individuals covered by the system:
Department of Defense civilian employees.
Categories of records in the system:
Social Security Numbers (SSN).
Authority for maintenance of the system:
5 U.S.C. 301, Departmental Regulations; Department of Defense Financial Management Regulation (DoDFMR) 7000.14-R Vol. 4, Defense Finance and Accounting Service; 31 U.S.C. Sections 3511, 3512, and 3513; and E.O. 9397 (SSN).
This system will be the financial system of record and the single source for consolidated financial information for the General and Working Capital Funds.
Routine uses of records maintained in the system, including categories of users and the purposes of such uses:
In addition to those disclosures generally permitted under 5 U.S.C. 552a(b) of the Privacy Act, the records or information contained therein may specifically be disclosed outside the DoD as a routine use pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552a(b)(3) as follows:
To the General Accounting Office for audit purposes.
The DoD “Blanket Routine Uses” published at the beginning of the DoD compilation of systems of records notices apply to this system.
Policies and practices for storing, retrieving, accessing, retaining, and disposing of records in the system:
Electronic storage media.
Social Security Number (SSN) and/or transaction or line accounting.
Records are stored in an office building protected by guards, controlled screening, use of visitor registers, electronic access, and/or locks. Access to records is limited to individuals who are properly screened and cleared on a need-to-know basis in the performance of their duties. Passwords are required to control access to the system data, and procedures are in place to detect and deter browsing and unauthorized access.
Retention and disposal:
Records will be destroyed after 6 years and 3 months.
System manager(s) and address:
System Manager, Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Systems Management Directorate, 1240 East Ninth Street, Cleveland, OH 44199-8002.
Individuals seeking to determine whether information about themselves is contained in this system of records should address written inquiries to the Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, 6760 E. Irvington Place, Denver, CO 80279-8000.
Requests should contain individual's full name, Social Security Number (SSN), current address, telephone number, and provide a reasonable description of what they are seeking.
Record access procedures:
Individuals seeking access to information about themselves contained in this system of records should address written inquiries to Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, 6760 E. Irvington Place, Denver, CO 80279-8000.
Individuals should furnish individual's full name, Social Security Number (SSN), current address, and telephone number.
Contesting record procedures:
The DFAS rules for accessing records, for contesting contents and appealing initial agency determinations are published in DFAS Regulation 5400.11-R; 32 CFR part 324; or may be obtained from Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Freedom of Information/Start Printed Page 45232Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate Communications and Legislative Liaison, 6760 E. Irvington Place, Denver, CO 80279-8000.
Record source categories:
From individuals and DoD Components.
Exemptions claimed for the system:
None.End Supplemental Information
[FR Doc. E7-15774 Filed 8-10-07; 8:45 am]
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