NPFC - DOD D 5200.33
Defense Courier Operations (DCO)
|Publication Date:||30 June 2011|
PURPOSE. This Instruction:
a. Reissues DoD Instruction (DoDI) 5200.33 (Reference (a)) in accordance with the authority in DoD Directive (DoDD) 5143.01 (Reference (b)) to establish policy, assign responsibilities, and prescribe procedures associated with DCO.
b. Assigns the DCO mission to the Commander, United States Transportation Command (CDRUSTRANSCOM).
c. Incorporates and cancels DoD 5200.33-R (Reference (c)).
APPLICABILITY. This Instruction applies to:
a. OSD, the Military Departments, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS), the Joint Staff, the Combatant Commands, the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Defense, the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all the other organizational entities in the DoD (hereinafter referred to collectively as the "DoD Components").
b. The non-DoD agencies and activities of the U.S. Government, foreign governments, and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) that are seeking to use United States Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) defense courier services.
c. U.S. Government contractors authorized to use USTRANSCOM defense courier services through incorporation of appropriate provisions in their contracts.