Biography Files (February 22, 1993, 58 FR 10189)
Public Affairs Offices at DMA Fairfax, DMA Bethesda, DMA St. Louis, and Defense Mapping School. Official mailing addresses are published as an appendix to DMA's compilation of systems of records notices.
CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM:
All top management and other key personnel of DMA.
CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
Biographies; photographs; newspaper clippings and related documents pertaining to leading military and civilian personalities.
AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM:
44 U.S.C. 3101, Records Management by Federal Agencies.
To document biographies, photographs, newspaper clippings, and related materials pertaining to leading DMA military and civilian personalities.
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 DMA'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 record in file folders and/or Kardex book.
Filed alphabetically by last name of employee.
Records are maintained in a secured area/locked file cabinets with access limited to authorized personnel whose duties require access.
RETENTION AND DISPOSAL:
Destroy two years after transfer, separation or death of the individual concerned.
SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS:
Public Affairs Office, ST A-11, DMA Fairfax, 8613 Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA 22031-2137.
Individuals seeking to determine whether information about themselves is contained in this system should address written inquiries to the Public Affairs Office, ST A-11, DMA Fairfax, 8613 Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA 22031-2137.
RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES:
Individuals seeking access to information about themselves contained in this system should address written inquiries to the Public Affairs Office, ST A-11, DMA Fairfax, 8613 Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA 22031-2137.
Written requests for information should contain the full name of the individual, current address and telephone number, and the case control number that appears with the office symbol, on all correspondence received from this office.
For personal visits, the individual should be able to provide some acceptable identification, such as, drivers license, employing office's identification card, and give some verbal information that could be verified.
CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES:
DMA's rules for accessing records and contesting contents and appealing initial agency determinations are published in DMA Instruction 5400.11; 32 CFR part 320; or may be obtained from the system manager.
RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES:
Biographical data furnished by individual.
EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED FOR THE SYSTEM:
FEDERAL REGISTER HISTORY: