Personnel Locator File System (February 22, 1993, 58 FR 10562)
Primary System-Adjutant, Defense Information Systems Agency Administrative Unit. Official mailing addresses are published as an appendix to DISA's compilation of systems of records notices.
Decentralized Segments-Defense Communications Operations Unit, White House Communications, Defense Communications Support Unit. Official mailing addresses are published as an appendix to DISA's compilation of systems of records notices.
CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM:
All assigned, attached or controlled personnel.
CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
Files contain individual information categories of states, occupation, MOS, marital status, dependents, active service dates, separation, rank, home telephone, duty title, station, home of record, unit, emergency contact and location, and rotation.
AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM:
10 U.S.C. 133(b).
Provides individual and supervisors a purely internal management tool designed to be used when individuals do not have immediate access to military personnel files. Used for Emergency location and notification of personnel under unusual circumstances. Used in normal notification and forwarding of information, messages and mail. Used in event of loss of individual military records and in preparation of recommendations for promotion, awards, reduction, discipline and personnel actions. Used on leave approval, travel, enlistments, training and security clearances.
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 `Blanket Routine Uses' set forth at the beginning of the DISA'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:
Paper records and cards in file folders.
Filed alphabetically by last name of individual.
Buildings employ security guards. Records are maintained in areas accessible only to authorized personnel that are properly screened, cleared and trained.
RETENTION AND DISPOSAL:
Records are retained during individual assignment and destroyed upon transfer.
SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS:
Adjutant, Defense Communications Administrative Unit, Building 94, Anacostia Naval Station, Washington, DC 20374.
Individuals seeking to determine whether information about themselves is contained in this system should address written inquiries to the White House Communications Agency, 2743 Defense Blvd SW, Anacostia Annex, DC 20373-5117.
The full name of the requesting individual will be required to determine if the system contains a record about him or her. As proof of identity, the requester must present a current Defense Information Systems Agency identification badge or a driver's license.
RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES:
Individuals seeking access to information about themselves contained in this system should address written inquiries to the White House Communications Agency, 2743 Defense Blvd SW, Anacostia Annex, DC 20373-5117.
Written requests for information should contain the full name of the individual, current address and telephone number and category of information requested.
For personal visits, the individual should be able to provide some acceptable identification, such as driver's license, employee or military identification card.
CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES:
DISA's rules for accessing records, for contesting contents and appealing initial agency determinations are published in DISA Instruction 210-225-2; 32 CFR part 316; or may be obtained from the system manager.
RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES:
Military Personnel Files and individual submission.
EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED FOR THE SYSTEM:
FEDERAL REGISTER HISTORY: