12 CFR 404.12 - General provisions.
(a)Purpose. This subpart establishes policies, procedures, requirements, and responsibilities for administration of the Privacy Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C. 552a, at the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank).
(b)Relationship to the Freedom of Information Act. The Privacy Act applies to records contained in a systems of records, as defined in § 404.13. If an individual submits a request for access to records and cites the Privacy Act, but the records sought are not contained in a Privacy Act system of records, then the request shall be processed only under subpart A of this part, Procedures for Disclosure of Records Under the Freedom of Information Act. All requests properly processed under this subpart B shall also be processed under subpart A of this part.
(c)Appellate authority. The Ex-Im Bank Assistant General Counsel for Administration is the appellate authority for all Privacy Act requests.
(d)Delegation. Any action or determination in this subpart which is the responsibility of a specific Ex-Im Bank employee may be delegated to a duly designated alternate.