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May 3, 2000
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Approved For Release 2000/08/11 :CIA-RDP96-007928000500700018-7 EXPLANATION OF EXEMPTIONS FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT: (b)(1) applies to material which is properly classified pursuant to an Executive Order in the interest of national defense or foreign policy (see Exec Order 12356 on reverse); (b)(2) applies to information which pertains solely to the internal rules and practices of the Agency; (b)(3) applies to information specifically exempted by a statute establishing particular cri- teria for withholding. NOTE: CIA & NSA have such laws, DIA does not (e.g., CIA Act of 1949): DIA can use (b)(3) when requested by these agencies on information originated by them; (b)(4) applies to information such as trade secrets and commercial or financial information obtained from a person on a privileged or confidential basis; (b)(5) applies to inter- and intro-agency memoranda which are advisory in nature; (b)(6) applies to information release of which would constitute an unwarranted invasion of the personal privacy of other individuals; and (b)(7) applies to investigatory records, release of which could (C) constitute an unwarranted invasion of the personal privacy of others, (D) disclose the identity of a confidential source, (E) disclose investigative techniques and procedures, or (F) endanger the life or physical safety of law enforcement personnel. PRIVACY ACT: A request from an individual for notification as to the existence of, access to, or amendment of records pertaining to that individual. (b) applies to information concerning other individuals which may not be released with- out their written consent; (k)(1) applies to information and material properly classified pursuant to an Executive Or- der in the interest of national defense or foreign policy; (k)(3) applies to records maintained in connection with providing protective services to the President and other individuals under 18 U.S.C., Section 3506; (k)(5) applies to investigatory material compiled solely for the purpose of determining suit- ability, eligibility, or qualifications for Federal civilian employment, or access to classified information,. release of which would disclose a confidential source; (k)(6) applies to testing or examination material used to determine individual qualifications. for appointment or promotion in Federal Government service the release of which would compromise the testing or examination process; and (k)(7) applies to evaluation material used to determined potential for promotion in the Mili- tary Services, but only to the extent that the disclosure of such material would reveal the identity of a confidential source.. Approved For Release 2000/08/11 :CIA-RDP96-007928000500700018-7 SGFOIA3 Approved For Release 2000/08/11 :CIA-RDP96-007928000500700018-7 Approved For Release 2000/08/11 :CIA-RDP96-007928000500700018-7