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The RTC Public Affairs office is not permitted to release information on individual recruits which is protected under the Privacy Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C. section 552a.This includes all personal information related to a recruit's training record, medical treatment, official service record, or administrative separation processing.Family members and other interested parties may have access to such information only if a recruit has signed a written waiver of his or her rights under the Privacy Act.The waiver must list the specific individuals to whom release of personal information is authorized.Any recruit may request permission from a Recruit Division Commander (RDC) to visit the Legal Department and complete a Privacy Act waiver form.