SYSTEM OF RECORDS NOTICES (SORNs)
DoD COMPONENT NOTICES
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
Contracting Officer Designation Files (March 19, 2002, 67 FR 12532).
NIMA Contracting Officers are located at NIMA Headquarters in Bethesda, MD; Reston, VA; Washington Navy Yard, Washington, DC; and NIMA St. Louis, MO. Official mailing addresses are published as an appendix to NIMA's compilation of systems of records notices.
CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM:
Employee designated Contracting Officer and Contracting Officer Representative.
CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
Documents reflecting the designation and rescission of Contracting Officers and Contracting Officers representative which includes the specific procurement authorities delegated.
AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM:
5 U.S.C. 301, Departmental Regulations.
To maintain documents showing individual designated as Contracting Officers; to include data reflecting limitations, restrictions on authority, and background information for use in other contracts.
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 DoD 'Blanket Routine Uses' set forth at the beginning of NIMA'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 in file folders and on electronic medium.
Information is retrieved by name of contracting officer.
Records are maintained in a secured area with access limited to authorized personnel whose duties require access. The database can only be accessed via a correct user ID and password.
RETENTION AND DISPOSAL:
Records are temporary. NIMA destroys these records upon the transfer, reassignment or termination of the contracting officer.
System Manager(s) and Address:
Procurement Technician, National Imagery Mapping Agency, PCP (D-15), 4600 Sangamore Road, Bethesda, MD 20816-5003.
Individuals seeking to determine whether information about themselves is contained in this system of records should address written inquiries to the National Imagery and Mapping Agency, Office of General Counsel, 4600 Sangamore Road, Mail stop D-10, Bethesda, MD 20816-5003.
Written requests for information should contain the full name of the individual, current address and telephone number.
Record Access Procedures:
Individuals seeking access to information about themselves contained in this system of records should address written inquiries to the National Imagery and Mapping Agency, Office of General Counsel, 4600 Sangamore Road, Mail stop D-10, Bethesda, MD 20816-5003.
Written requests for information should contain the full name of the individual, current address and telephone number, and Social Security Number. Visits are limited to normal working hours. 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:
NIMA's rules for accessing records, and for contesting contents and appealing initial agency determinations are published in NIMA Instruction 5500.7R1; 32 CFR part 320; or may be obtained from the system manager.
Record Source Categories:
Certificate of Appointment and background information on education, training, experience, Standard Form l402, and specific information on procurement authorities delegated.
Exemptions Claimed for the System: