Will now require an FBI background check. Thanks to the terrorist threat. http://www.defenseone.com/threats/2...-will-now-include-fbi-background-check/90530/ Identification smartcards issued to troops, veterans, relatives and other individuals permitted to enter military bases have long been checked against a DOD database before access is granted. But an instant FBI background check has never been part of the process. Beginning this week, DOD’s information technology system will tap the FBI’s National Crime Information Center system, Nextgov has learned.