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Privacy Act Statement

Privacy Act Statement

Authority:  The collection of this information is authorized under 5 U.S.C. § 301, Departmental regulations and 15 U.S.C. 1512, Powers and duties of Department.

Purpose:  Name, email and address may be collected for those requesting data, so that they may open an account through which to receive the data. Contact information may be shared with a FedRamp-authorized Cloud service, SalesForce, for generation of analytic reports regarding importance of products to particular user groups, and trends in how requests may change over time.

Routine Uses:  Disclosure of this information is permitted under the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 U.S.C. Section 552a) to be shared among Department staff for work-related purposes.  Disclosure of this information is also subject to all of the published routine uses as identified in the Privacy Act System of Records Notice COMMERCE/NOAA-11, Contact Information for Members of the Public Requesting or Providing Information Related to NOAA’s Mission.

Disclosure:  Furnishing this information is voluntary; however, failure to provide accurate information may delay or prevent required contacts regarding archiving problems, proper archiving, and provision of data.