RELEASE – TRANSMISSION OF REVISED MATERIAL TO BE INCORPORATED INTO THE FEDERAL (EEOICPA) PROCEDURE MANUAL: CHAPTER 3-0900 DEBT LIQUIDATION 

 

 

EEOICPA TRANSMITTAL NO.11-06               September 2011

 

EXPLANATION OF MATERIAL TRANSMITTED:

 

This material is issued to update, revise and replace Chapter 3-0900 Debt Liquidation as follows:

 

·         Paragraph 4, Assessment of Charges, subparagraph c, Interest is revised as follows:

 

c.  Interest.  Interest is assessed at the rate in effect on the date of the final decision (unless the claimant has defaulted on a previous agreement).  The rate of interest assessed shall be the rate of the current value of funds to the United States Treasury as published in the Federal Register.  The Treasury Current Value of Funds Rate is posted on the U.S. Treasury website at:  http://www.fms.treas.gov/cvfr/index.html.

 

 

 

·          The P.O. Box for remitting payments is revised to:

    

U.S. Dept. of Labor

DEEOIC

P.O. Box 77247

Washington, DC 20013

 

·          The following “Notice to Customers Making Payment By Check” has been added to the end of the demand letters following the signature block:

 

 

Notice to Customers Making Payment by Check

When you provide a check as payment, you authorize us either to use information from your check to make a one-time electronic fund transfer from your account or to process the payment as a check transaction. When we use information from your check to make an electronic fund transfer, funds may be withdrawn from your account as soon as the same day we receive your payment.

 

 

Privacy Act – A Privacy Act Statement required by 5 U.S.C. § 552a(e)(3) stating our authority for soliciting and collecting the information from your check, and explaining the purposes and routine uses which will be made of your check information, is available on internet site at: https://www.pccotc.gov/pccotc/index.htm , or call toll free at 1-866-945-7920 to obtain a copy by mail.  Furnishing the check information is voluntary, but a decision not to do so may require you to make payment by some other method.      

 

 

 

Rachel P. Leiton

Director, Division of

Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation

 

                                                         

 

FILING INSTRUCTIONS:

 

Replace the entire EEOICPA Unified PM Chapter 3-0900 Debt Liquidation.

 

 

File this transmittal sheet behind Part 3 in the front of the Unified Federal (EEOICPA) Procedure Manual.

 

 

Distribution:  List No. 3:  All DEEOIC Employees

List No. 6:  Regional Directors, District Directors, Assistant District Directors, National Office Staff, and Resource Center Staff