Standard Operations and Maintenance Army Research and Development System (SOMARDS) (July 12, 2013, 78 FR 41918)
Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), Defense Enterprise Computing Center (DECC)-Ogden, 7879 Wardleigh Road, Hill Air Force Base, Ogden, UT 84056-5997.
CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM:
Army Active duty and Reserve military members and Army civilian employees.
CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
Individuals name, Social Security Number (SSN), rank, grade, work hours and job orders.
AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM:
5 U.S.C. 301, Departmental Regulations; Department of Defense
Financial Regulation (DoDFMR) 7000.14-R Vol. 4, Section 3511,
Prescribing accounting requirements and developing accounting systems, Sections 3512, Executive agency accounting and other financial management reports and plans and 3513, Financial reporting and accounting system; and E.O 9397 (SSN), as amended.
To account for employee labor costs.
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, the 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:
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 a building protected by guards, controlled screening, use of visitor register, 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. Common Access Cards, passwords and user identifications (CAC and PKI) are used to control access to the system data, and procedures are in place to deter browsing and unauthorized. access.
RETENTION AND DISPOSAL:
Records are temporary in nature, cut off at the end of the fiscal year and destroyed 6 years and 3 months after cutoff. Records are destroyed by degaussing.
SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS:
Defense Finance and Accounting Service-Indianapolis, Accounting Systems Division, 8899 East 56th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46249-2700.
Individuals 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 to reply, 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 to reply, 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:
DFAS automated payroll systems interfaces.
EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED FOR THE SYSTEM:
FEDERAL REGISTER HISTORY:
August 16, 2007, 72 FR 46040; July 12, 2013, 78 FR 41918.