JA Division, HQMC Correspondence Control Files (August 03, 1993, 58 FR 41254)
The Commandant of the Marine Corps (Code JAC), Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps, Washington, DC 20380-1775.
CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM:
Marines or former Marines who have been the subject of correspondence from a member of Congress, a high level Official in the Federal executive branch, parents of such an individual, individual Marines or members of the general public which correspondence concerns legal matters.
CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
File contains the incoming correspondence, backup material used to respond to the correspondence, notes of the action officer and reply correspondence.
AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM:
5 U.S.C. 301, Departmental Regulations; 10 U.S.C. 5031; and E.O. 9397 (SSN).
To provide a record of action taken on all correspondence received by the Judge Advocate Division, Headquarters, Marine Corps on individual inquiries.
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' that appear at the beginning of the Marine Corps compilation apply to this system.
POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING, AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
Alphabetical by name of correspondent or name of Marine or former Marine who is the subject of the correspondence.
Limited access on a need-to-know basis. Maintained in a locked room.
RETENTION AND DISPOSAL:
Retained for 2 years, then destroyed.
SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS:
The Director, Judge Advocate Division, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps, Washington, DC 20380-1775.
Individuals seeking to determine whether information about themselves is contained in this system should address written inquiries to the Director, Judge Advocate Division, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps (Code JAC), Washington, DC 20380-1775.
RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES:
Individuals seeking access to information about themselves contained in this system should address written inquiries to the Director, Judge Advocate Division, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps (Code JAC), Washington, DC 20380-1775.
Written requests for information should contain the full name and grade of the individual.
CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES:
The USMC rules for contesting contents and appealing initial agency determinations are published in Secretary of the Navy Instruction 5211.5; Marine Corps Order P5211.2; 32 CFR part 701; or may be obtained from the system manager.
RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES:
Drafter of incoming correspondence.
Service records of the Marine concerning whom correspondence is written. Information furnished from the command of the Marine concerned. Information furnished from other involved Marine Commands or individuals.
EXEMPTIONS CLAIMED FOR THE SYSTEM:
FEDERAL REGISTER HISTORY: