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FERC Privacy Impact Assessments

OMB defines a Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) as "an analysis of how information is handled [in a particular automated system]: (i) to ensure handling conforms to applicable legal, regulatory, and policy requirements regarding privacy, (ii) to determine the risks and effects of collecting, maintaining and disseminating information in identifiable form in an electronic information system, and (iii) to examine and evaluate protections and alternative processes for handling information to mitigate potential privacy risks" (OMB Memorandum M-03-22 Attachment A Section II.A.6.)

To view the PIA for a FERC automated system listed below, click on the system name: