(1) For manual searches for records and for review, the pro rated cost of the salary of the employee doing the work.
(2) For computer searches for records, the direct costs of computer search time and supply or material costs.
(3) For each page made by photocopy or similar method, fifteen cents a page, and for other forms of copying, the direct costs.
(4) The direct costs of elective services, such as certifying records as true copies or sending records by special methods.
(b) We will not charge fees when total assessed fees are less than $15.00.
(c) You must pay by personal check, bank draft drawn on a United States bank, or postal money order made payable to the Treasury of the United States.
(d) We treat a request about yourself under Privacy Act fee rules.
(e) The information in paragraphs (a) and (b) of this section is presented in the table to this paragraph. Direct costs means the costs FCA incurs in searching for, reviewing, and reproducing documents to respond to a request. Direct costs include pro rated salary and reproduction costs. We will not charge fees when they total less than $15.00.