DODD 3025.01-M VOL 1 CE-01
DEFENSE SUPPORT OF CIVIL AUTHORITIES: OVERVIEW
|Publication Date:||13 April 2017|
Purpose: This manual is composed of several volumes, each containing its own purpose. In accordance with the authority in DoD Directives (DoDDs) 5111.13 and 3025.18:
• The manual:
o Assigns responsibilities and establishes procedures for Defense Support of Civil Authorities (DSCA).
o Identifies authorities for DoD Components to provide support of civil authorities and non-DoD entities. For DoD support described in this manual that is not under the oversight of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense and Global Security (ASD(HD&GS)), this manual identifies the offices of responsibility and oversight.
• This volume provides a general overview of DSCA.
APPLICABILITY. This issuance applies to OSD, the Military Departments, the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Staff, the National Guard Bureau, 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 within DoD (referred to collectively in this issuance as the "DoD Components").