- Part Number:2400
- Part Number Title:Regulations Implementing the Privacy Act
- Standard Number:
- Title:Procedures for requesting amendment.
- GPO Source:
"Submission of requests for amendment." Upon review of an individual's personal record, that individual may submit a request to amend such record. This request shall be submitted in writing to the Executive Director and shall include a statement of the amendment requested and the reasons therefore, e.g., relevance, accuracy, timeliness or completeness of the record.
"Action to be taken by the Executive Director." Upon receiving an amendment request, he or she shall promptly:
"Submission of statement of disagreement." If the final decision does not satisfy the requester, any statement of reasonable length, provided by the individual, setting forth a position regarding the disputed information, shall be accepted and included in the relevant personal record.
"Availability of assistance in exercising rights." The Executive Director is available to provide an individual with assistance in exercising rights pursuant to this part.
[44 FR 3968, Jan. 19, 1979, as amended at 58 FR 26066, Apr. 30, 1993]