Privacy Act

This guidance will help you understand the procedures for submitting a Privacy Act request to SBA.
  • Privacy Act SOP 40 04

    Here you can find step-by-step guidance for Privacy Act guidance and compliance. SOP 40 04

  • Privacy Impact Assessments

    Below is a listing of all SBA information systems containing personally identifiable information (PII). SBA values its employees’ and contractors’ personal information contained in records or...

  • Privacy Act Systems of Records

    Privacy Act Systems of Records The Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a) requires each Federal agency to publish a notice in the Federal Register of each system of records that it maintains. A system...

  • Introduction to The Privacy Act

    The Privacy Act of 1974 is a Federal law that is set forth in Title 5, Section 552a, of the United States Code (5 U.S.C.552a), as amended. The purpose of the Privacy Act is to balance the...

  • Appeals

    Upon receiving SBA’s initial determination letter, a requester has 90 calendar days to submit an appeal if SBA has decided to deny a Privacy Act request for (1) access to records or (2) amendment...

  • Initial Request Determinations

    Once SBA has processed a request, a written initial determination letter will be provided. This letter will advise whether SBA is withholding any information pursuant to one or more of the...