Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) Assignment Records.
a. In Washington, DC: OASAM, Human Resources Center
b. OASAM Regional Personnel Offices.
CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM:
Current or former State or local government agency or educational institution employees, employees of Indian tribal governments or employees of other organizations who have completed or are presently on an assignment in a DOL agency under the provisions of IPA.
CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
These records consist of a copy of the individual's IPA agreement between a DOL agency and a State or local government, educational institution, Indian tribal government, or other organization; biographical and background information about the assignees.
AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM:
The Intergovernmental Personnel Act of 1970. (5 U.S.C. 3371 through 3376).
These records are maintained to document and track mobility assignments under IPA.
ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORIES OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES:
None, except for those universal routine uses listed in the General Prefatory Statement to this document.
DISCLOSURE TO CONSUMER REPORTING AGENCIES:
POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
Files are stored electronically and/or on paper.
Files are retrieved by the name of the individual.
Accessed by authorized personnel only. Computer security safeguards are used for electronically stored data and locked for paper files.
Records are retained for a period of three years following the completion of the assignment in accordance with the applicable Records Schedule.
SYSTEM MANAGER(S) AND ADDRESS:
Director, Human Resource Services Center, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20210.
Inquiries should be mailed to the System Manager. RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES:
A request for access should be mailed to the System Manager.
CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES:
A petition for amendment should be mailed to the System Manager.
RECORDS SOURCE CATEGORIES:
Information contained in this system is obtained from the assignee and officials in DOL agencies, State and local governments, educational institutions, Indian tribal governments and other organizations where the assignee is employed.
SYSTEMS EXEMPTED FROM CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF THE ACT: