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NIST / OWM Security & Private Polices

The collection of this personally identifiable information (PII) is authorized under the National Institute of Standards and Technology Act, as amended, 15 U.S.C. 271, 272 et seq. The OWM protects PII against unauthorized use or disclosure and safeguards the collection, access, use, disclosure, and storage of PII in accordance with the 1974 Privacy Act (1974), the E-Government Act (2002), the Federal Information Security Modernization Act (2014), policy and guidance issued by the Office of Management and Budget, and NIST’s Privacy Statement/Security Notice at The information collected may be retained by the OWM indefinitely. Disclosure is also subject to the uses listed in the DOC Privacy Act System of Records Notices: “Information Collected Electronically in Connection with DOC Activities, Events, and Programs;” and “Accounts Receivable.” This statement may be updated without prior notice, but revisions will be announced on
Self Service Password
Please enter your User Name and select the Submit button. Then answer the Identity Confirmation question and select the Submit button to receive an email with a new password.

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Forgot Password
If you have forgotten your Password but remembered your User Name, please enter your User Name, and select the CONTINUE button.
Typically within ONE-BUSINESS DAY the Office of Weights and Measures (OWM) will contact you with a temporary password for resetting your password.
User Name
If you have forgotten your USER NAME send an email to
Include your first name, last name, email address, and phone number. The Office of Weights and Measures (OWM) will process your request within ONE-BUSINESS DAY. You will receive your user name and a temporary password that you can use to access the Contacts System and reset a permanent password.
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