DOD DETAINEE PROGRAM
|Publication Date:||15 March 2022|
• Establishes policy and assigns responsibilities for the DoD Detainee Program, to ensure compliance with the laws of the United States; the law of war, including the Geneva Conventions; and all applicable policies.
• Designates the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy (USD(P)) as the lead proponent for developing, coordinating, and implementing policies and guidance pertaining to detainee operations.
• Designates the Secretary of the Army as the DoD Executive Agent (DoD EA) for the Administration of the DoD Detainee Program in accordance with DoD Directive (DoDD) 5101.01.