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Date: August 31, 2004
Effective October 1, 2004
Periodic Reinvestigation for SSBI with expansion for issue resolution
0 to 36 months
37 to 60 months
Special Factors: A charge of $100 will be added for each Special Factor requested for the above products.
Reimbursable Suitability Investigation
The RSI consists of a focused investigation to provide additional specific information to resolve developed issue(s) that fall outside the scope of coverage. See FIN 93-4 for additional coverage.
* Beginning on October 1, 2004, all SSBI-related products (requested on an SF86) will contain all coverage necessary for SCI access. The pricing of our SSBI-related products reflects this fact. The decision to eliminate multiple SSBI scopes was taken to advance the cause of Governmentwide reciprocity of security clearances and to bring OPM's investigative products in-line with those of the Defense and Intelligence communities.