[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 106 (Friday, June 1, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Pages 32655-32656]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-13051]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Office of the Secretary

[Docket No. DHS-2012-0029]


DHS Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Privacy Office, DHS.

ACTION: Committee Management; Notice of Committee Charter Renewal.

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SUMMARY: The Secretary of Homeland Security has determined that the 
renewal of the charter of the Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory 
Committee is necessary and in the public interest in connection with 
the Department of Homeland Security's performance of its duties. This 
determination follows consultation with the Committee Management 
Secretariat, General Services Administration.

DATES: The committee's charter is effective May 8, 2012, and expires 
May 8, 2014.

ADDRESSES: If you desire to submit comments on this action, they must 
be submitted by (60 days after publication of Notice). Comments must be 
identified by DHS Docket Number (DHS-2012-0029) and may be submitted by 
one of the following methods:
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     Email: PrivacyCommittee@dhs.gov. Include the Docket Number 
(DHS-2012-0029) in the subject line of the message.
     Fax: (703) 483-2999
     Mail: Shannon Ballard, Designated Federal Officer, Data 
Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee, Department of Homeland 
Security, 245 Murray Lane SW., Mail Stop 0655, Washington, DC 20528.
    Instructions: All submissions must include the words ``Department 
of Homeland Security'' and DHS-2012-0029, the docket number for this 
action. Comments received will be posted without alteration at http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided.
    Docket: For access to the docket to read background documents or 
comments received, go to http://www.regulations.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Shannon Ballard, Designated Federal 
Officer, DHS Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee, Department 
of Homeland Security, 245 Murray Lane SW., Mail Stop 0655, Washington, 
DC 20528, by telephone (703) 235-0780, by fax (703) 235-0442, or by 
email to PrivacyCommittee@dhs.gove.
    Responsible DHS Officials: Mary Ellen Callahan, Chief Privacy 
Officer and Shannon Ballard, Designated Federal Officer, 245 Murray 
Lane SW., Mail Stop 0655, Washington, DC 20528, 
PrivacyCommittee@dhs.gov, 703-235-0780.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose and Objective: Under the authority 
of 6 U.S.C. 451, this charter renews the Data Privacy and Integrity 
Advisory Committee as a discretionary committee, which shall operate in 
accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act 
(FACA), 5 U.S.C. App. 2. The Committee provides advice at the request 
of the Secretary of Homeland Security and the DHS Chief Privacy Officer 
on programmatic, policy, operational, administrative, and technological 
issues within the DHS that relate to personally identifiable 
information (PII), as well as data integrity and other privacy-related 
matters.

    Dated: May 23, 2012.
Mary Ellen Callahan,
Chief Privacy Officer, Department of Homeland Security.
[FR Doc. 2012-13051 Filed 5-31-12; 8:45 am]
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