DODD 5105.53(D) 02/26/2008
DIRECTOR OF ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT (DA&M)
|Publication Date:||26 February 2008|
Reissues Reference (a) to update the responsibilities, functions, relationships, and authorities of the DA&M under the authority vested in the Secretary of Defense by section 113 of Reference (b).
Authorizes the DA&M, as a Principal Staff Assistant (PSA) reporting directly to the Secretary of Defense, to issue DoD policy in DoD Instructions within the responsibilities, functions, and authorities assigned herein.
Supersedes Reference (c).
This Directive applies to the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), the Military Departments, the Office of 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 within the Department of Defense (hereafter referred to collectively as the "DoD Components").