DIMINISHING MANUFACTURING SOURCES AND MATERIAL SHORTAGES MANAGEMENT
|Publication Date:||5 November 2020|
In accordance with the authority in DoD Directive 5135.02, this issuance:
• Establishes policy, assigns responsibilities, and prescribes procedures for diminishing manufacturing sources and material shortages (DMSMS) management.
• Implements risk-based, proactive DMSMS management for all DoD materiel, parts, equipment, assemblies, components, material, and software, referred to in this issuance as "DoD items," throughout the life cycle in accordance with:
o The authority in DoD Instructions (DoDIs) 4140.01, 5000.02T, 5000.02, 5000.75, 5000.80, 5000.81, 5000.85, and 5000.87.