Application of the National Security Exclusion to the Agreements Between the United States of America and the International Atomic Energy Agency for the Application of Safeguards in the United States of America
|Publication Date:||31 August 2018|
PURPOSE. Under the authority of DoD Directive 5134.01 (Reference (a)), this Instruction:
a. Implements policy established in DoD Directive 2060.1 (Reference (b)) for DoD planning and application of the National Security Exclusion (NSE) under agreements between the United States and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) for implementation of IAEA safeguards (References (c) and (d)).
b. Establishes DoD requirements and procedures, in accordance with U.S. policy and law in References (e) through (j), for applying the NSE and for using managed access at or near locations, sites, and facilities as well as associated information and activities with direct national security significance to the Department of Defense.
APPLICABILITY. This Instruction applies to:
a. OSD, the Military Departments, the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Staff, the Combatant Commands, the Office of Inspector General of the Department of Defense, the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities within the Department of Defense (herein referred to collectively as the "DoD Components"). The term "Military Services," as used herein, refers to the Army, the Navy, the Air Force, and the Marine Corps.
b. The NSE provisions of References (c) and (d). The obligations of the Protocol Additional to the Agreement Between the United States and the International Atomic Energy Agency for the Application of Safeguards in the United States (AP) in Reference (d) shall be applied in conjunction with the original obligations of Reference c). The combined regime shall be herein referred to as "Integrated Safeguards."