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Stacy J. Easter, Privacy Act Officer, email@example.com or (202) 649-3803, or David A. Lee, Senior Agency Official for Privacy, firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 649-3803 (not toll-free numbers), Federal Housing Finance Agency, Eighth Floor, 400 Seventh Street SW., Washington, DC 20024. The telephone number for the Telecommunications Device for the Deaf is (800) 877-8339.
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SUMMARY: In accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended (Privacy Act), the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) gives notice of and requests comments on the proposed revision of an existing Privacy Act system of records and the establishment of a new system of records. The revised system, “Photographic Files” (FHFA-5), contains photographic materials, in print and electronic format, related to FHFA staff and events, and will be newly named “Photographic, Video, Voice, and Similar Files.” The proposed new system, “Online Forms” (FHFA-22), will contain records related to members of the public.
DATES: The effective date of the notice is December 16, 2013 unless comments necessitate otherwise. FHFA will publish a new notice if, in order to review comments, the effective date is delayed or if changes are made based on comments received. To be assured of consideration, comments must be received on or before December 6, 2013.
ADDRESSES: Submit comments only once, identified by "2013-N-15,'' using any one of the following methods:
Email: Comments to Alfred M. Pollard, General Counsel, may be sent by email to RegComments@fhfa.gov. Please include "2013-N-15,'' in the subject line of the message.
Federal eRulemaking Portal: www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. If you submit your comment to the Federal eRulemaking Portal, please also send it by email to FHFA at RegComments@fhfa.gov to ensure timely receipt by FHFA. Please include "2013-N-15,'' in the subject line of the message.
U.S. Mail, United Parcel Service, Federal Express, or Other Mail Service: The mailing address for comments is: Alfred M. Pollard, General Counsel, Attention: Comments/2013-N-15, Federal Housing Finance Agency, 400 Seventh Street SW., Washington, DC 20024. Please note that all mail sent to FHFA via the U.S. Postal Service is routed through a national irradiation facility, a process that may delay delivery by approximately two weeks. For any time-sensitive correspondence, please plan accordingly.
Hand Delivered/Courier: The hand delivery address is: Alfred M. Pollard, General Counsel, Attention: Comments/2013-N-15, Federal Housing Finance Agency, 400 Seventh Street SW., Washington, DC 20024. Deliver the package to the Seventh Street entrance Guard Desk, First Floor, on business days between 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION for additional information on
submission and posting of comments.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Stacy J. Easter, Privacy Act Officer,
email@example.com or (202) 649-3803, or David A. Lee, Senior Agency
Official for Privacy, firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 649-3803 (not toll-free
numbers), Federal Housing Finance Agency, Eighth Floor, 400 Seventh
Street SW., Washington, DC 20024. The telephone number for the
Telecommunications Device for the Deaf is (800) 877-8339.
Thank you for your submission to FHFA.
This notice is provided pursuant to the Privacy Act of 1974 (Privacy Act), as amended, 5 U.S.C. 552a. The collection of information is to process and/or respond to your complaint, appeal, inquiry, request for information, to review and post comments on proposed rules/regulations, to review feedback received on FHFA proposed or implemented initiatives, and to compile a list of potential vendors and contractors. The records are used in accordance with Systems of Records Notices (SORN), FHFA-3 Correspondence Tracking System, FHFA-20 Telecommunications System, and FHFA-22 Online Forms. You can view these SORNs by clicking
. Although providing this information is voluntary, failure to provide the requested information may result in your complaint, appeal, inquiry, request, comment, or feedback not being processed and may make it more difficult for FHFA to respond to you.
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