Deployable Disbursing System (DDS) (March 05, 2013, 78 FR 14286)
Defense Finance and Accounting Service-Indianapolis, 8899 East 56th, Indianapolis, IN 46249-7100.
CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM:
Active duty Army and Marine Corps, Reserve and Guard military members.
CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
Individual's name, address, Social Security Number (SSN), Electronic Fund Transfer data (i.e. bank's name and address and bank's routine number), financial payment information, military branch of service, and military status.
AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM:
5 U.S.C. 301, Departmental Regulations; DoD Directive 5118.5, Department of Defense Financial Management Regulation (DoDFMR) 7000.14-R Vol. 4, Defense Finance and Accounting Service; 31 U.S.C. Sections 3511, Prescribing accounting requirements and developing accounting systems and 3513, Financial reporting and accounting system; and E.O. 9397 (SSN), as amended.
The Deployable Disbursing System (DDS) provides automated accounting and disbursing documentation to mobile and remote military operations within contingency locations requiring foreign currency operations.
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 of 1974, as amended, these 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:
To the U.S. Treasury Department to provide information on check issues and electronic funds transfers.
To Federal Reserve banks to distribute payments made through the direct deposit system to financial organizations or their processing agents authorized by individuals to receive and deposit payments in their accounts.
The DoD Blanket Routine Uses published at the beginning of the DFAS compilation of systems of records notices may apply to this system.
POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING, AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
Electronic storage media.
Name and SSN.
Records are stored in office buildings protected by guards, controlled screening, use of visitor registers, and 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 official duties. Passwords and digital signatures are used to control access to the system data, and procedures are in place to deter and detect browsing and access. Physical and electronic access are limited to persons responsible for servicing and authorized to use the record system.
RETENTION AND DISPOSAL:
Records are cut off at the end of fiscal year and destroyed 6 years and 3 months after cutoff. If any discrepancy in the transaction has been identified, the records are cut off after the discrepancy has been corrected and the final payment made. Records are disposed of by degaussing the electronic media, shredding or burning.
SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS:
Defense Finance and Accounting Service-Indianapolis, Deployable Disbursing System (DDS), 8899 East 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249-7100.
IIndividuals seeking to determine whether information about themselves is contained in this record system should address written inquiries to the Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate Communications, DFAS-ZCF/IN, 8899 E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249-0150.
Requests should contain individual’s full name, SSN for verification, current address, and provide a reasonable description of what they are seeking.
RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES:
Individuals seeking access to information about themselves contained in this record system should address written inquiries to Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate Communications, DFAS-ZCF/IN, 8899 E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249-0150.
Request should contain individual’s full name, SSN for verification, current address, and telephone number.
CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES:
The Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) rules for accessing records, for contesting contents and appealing initial agency determinations are published in Defense Finance and Accounting Service Regulation 5400.11-R, 32 CFR 324; or may be obtained from the Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Program Manager, Corporate Communications, DFAS-ZCF/IN, 8899 E. 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249-0150.
RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES:
From the individual and DoD Components.
EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED FOR THE SYSTEM:
FEDERAL REGISTER HISTORY:
June 4, 2007, 72 FR 30786; March 5, 2013, 78 FR 14286.