Locator or Personnel Data (June 11, 1997, 62 FR 31793)
Headquarters Air Reserve Personnel Center, Denver, CO 80280-5000.
CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM:
Air Force Reserve and Air National Guard personnel. Retired and former Air Force military personnel. HQ ARPC civilian personnel. Air Force active duty military personnel.
CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
Cards, forms, ledgers, record request, computer listings containing individual's name or names, Social Security Number, Air Force service number, grade, Reserve status, present and former address, record of employer, work production statistics, parent and other relevant Reservist or personnel data, Veterans Administration claim number, education institutes Reservist attended, school affiliations, correspondence to and from Federal agencies and employers trying to establish current address of Reservists, vouchers for medical service, final payment of medical service bills, medical action required, notes indicating if individual is authorized to earn point credit, and other personnel data. Documents which contain a summary of action taken or to be taken.
AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM:
10 U.S.C. 267, Ready Reserve; Standby Reserve; Retired Reserve: placement and status of members; 268, Ready Reserve; 270, Ready Reserve: training requirements; 271, Ready Reserve: continuous screening; 273, Standby Reserve: composition, inactive status list; 275, Personnel records; 278, Dissemination of information; 591, Reserve components: qualifications; 592, Commissioned officer grades; 593, Commissioned officers: appointment, how made; term; 594, Commissioned officers: original appointment; limitation; 8013, Secretary of the Air Force: powers and duties, delegation by, and E.O. 9397 (SSN).
Used to control records distribution; to record location of record, actions taken or/to be taken; used to manage individual's records and Management Information System data; to answer inquiries from individual and Air Force units to which individuals are assigned or are to be assigned or other agencies with a need-to-know of action taken; to verify if author of a letter was a member/or is a member of Reserve and what his or her Social Security Number should be; to search for good address and stop computer mail from going to bad address; used to refer for administrative discharge action on Reservist that cannot be located, advise Reservist or civilian of Reserve matters or Center actions; to provide comprehensive record of all medical actions taken by Surgeon's Office and record authorization for physical examinations at Government expense or no expense and record voucher number; used in preparing point credit authorization and forwarding authenticated point credit forms to servicing personnel office.
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, these 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:
The DoD 'Blanket Routine Uses' published at the beginning of the Air Force's 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:
Maintained in file folders, notebooks/binders, visible file binders/cabinets, card files, on paper, in computers and on computer output products.
Retrieved by name, Social Security Number, system identifier and/or voucher number, school affiliation, or by last address of Reservist.
Records are accessed by person(s) responsible for servicing the record system in performance of their official duties and by authorized personnel who are properly screened and cleared for need-to-know. Records are stored in locked rooms, cabinets, and in computer storage devices protected by computer system software. Records are protected by guards.
RETENTION AND DISPOSAL:
Retained in office files until superseded, obsolete, no longer needed for reference, or on inactivation, then destroyed by tearing into pieces, shredding, pulping, macerating or burning. Computer records are destroyed by erasing, deleting or overwriting.
SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS:
Commander, Headquarters Air Reserve Personnel Center, Denver, CO 80280-5000.
Individuals seeking to determine whether this system of records contains information on them should address inquiries to or visit the Records Manager, Headquarters Air Reserve Personnel Center/IMD, Denver, CO 80280-5000.
Written request for information should contain full name of individual, Social Security Number, current address, and the case (control) number shown on correspondence received from the Center (if applicable). For personal visits, the individual should provide current Reserve identification card and/or drivers license.
RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES:
Individuals seeking to access records about themselves contained in this system should address requests to the Records manager, Headquarters Air Reserve Personnel Center/IMD, Denver, CO 80280-5000. Records may be reviewed in the Records Review Room, Headquarters Air Reserve Personnel Center, Denver, CO 80280-5000, between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on normal workdays.
Requester must be able to provide sufficient proof of identity, with an Armed Forces identification card or a drivers license.
CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES:
The Air Force rules for accessing records, and for contesting contents and appealing initial agency determinations are published in Air Force Instruction 37-132; 32 CFR part 806b; or may be obtained from the system manager.
RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES:
Information provided by the individual, extracted from individual records, individual advanced personnel data computer system. For address information secured from last recorded employer, postmaster of city of last recorded address, telephone information operator at last city of good address, parents of Reservist, other relatives of Reservist, Veterans Administration if Reservist has a claim number listed in master personnel record, college or university Reservist attended, Selective Service Board, Internal Revenue Service, public utilities or any other lead that may be found in the master personnel record of the Reservist, military pay records at Defense Finance Accounting System (DFAS), log books and from Consolidated Base Personnel Offices. Medical information is also secured from medical facilities, physicians, medical specialists.
EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED FOR THE SYSTEM:
FEDERAL REGISTER HISTORY: