DODD 5000.02 CE-01
OPERATION OF THE ADAPTIVE ACQUISITION FRAMEWORK
|Publication Date:||8 June 2022|
In accordance with the authority in DoD Directive (DoDD) 5135.02 and the December 20, 2019 Deputy Secretary of Defense (DepSecDef) Memorandum, this issuance:
• Establishes policy and prescribes procedures for managing acquisition programs, pursuant to the relevant sections of Title 10, United States Code.
• Assigns acquisition program management responsibilities in accordance with the authority in DoDDs 5135.02, 5137.02, and 5000.01.
• Describes the responsibilities of principal acquisition officials and the purpose and key characteristics of the acquisition pathways.
• Restructures defense acquisition guidance to improve process effectiveness and implement the Adaptive Acquisition Framework (AAF). As a result of that restructuring, this issuance has been renamed "Operation of the Adaptive Acquisition Framework," to better reflect the current content.