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4th Quarter FY2010 Security Clearance Processing Times

In February 2011 the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) made its final report on security clearance processing in compliance with Title III of the 2004 Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act (IRTPA).  Under section 367 of the … Continue reading

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The Real Cost of Security Clearances

There’s a general misconception that federal security clearance investigations cost thousands and thousands of dollars and that federal contractors must pay for these investigations. Some reputable websites perpetuate this myth with statements like: “The average cost to process a TOP … Continue reading

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BRAC And Security Clearance Processing

Under the 2005 Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) process, 10 Department of Defense (DOD) Central Adjudication Facilities (CAF) will move from their current locations to a newly constructed building at Fort Meade, MD by September 15, 2011. To varying degrees … Continue reading

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2011 Security Clearance Year in Review

January OPM announced the roll-out of the New SF86 — The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) announced that in February they will begin a phased implementation of the Electronic Questionnaires for Investigations Processing (e-QIP) version of the new Questionnaire for … Continue reading

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