NPFC - DOD D 5100.55
UNITED STATES SECURITY AUTHORITY FOR NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS(USSAN)
|Publication Date:||27 February 2006|
REISSUANCE AND PURPOSE
Reissues Reference (a) to update policies and guidance on the United States Security Authority for North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Affairs (USSAN).
Outlines the method for transmitting NATO security policies within the Department of Defense and assigns responsibilities for maintaining NATO security worldwide.
Implements the United States (U.S.) provisions for the protection of NATO classified information contained in Reference (b).
States the Secretary of Defense's Terms of Reference (Enclosure 1) as the USSAN.
This Directive applies to the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Military Departments, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Combatant Commands, the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Defense, the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities in the Department of Defense (hereafter referred to collectively as the "DoD Components").