MISSION ASSURANCE (MA) CONSTRUCT
|Publication Date:||14 August 2018|
Purpose: In accordance with the authority in DoD Directives (DoDDs) 5111.1, 3020.40, and the November 30, 2006, Deputy Secretary of Defense Memorandum, this issuance establishes policy, assigns responsibilities, and provides procedures for the establishment and execution of the MA Construct. It also establishes the minimum requirements for risk management of non-DoD owned defense critical infrastructure (DCI) and rescinds the DoD Mission Assurance Implementation Framework from October 7, 2013.
APPLICABILITY. This issuance applies to the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), the Military Departments, the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS) and the Joint Staff, the Combatant Commands (CCMDs), 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 DoD (referred to collectively in this issuance as the "DoD Components").