Management, Administration, and Oversight of DoD Special Access Programs (SAPs)
|Publication Date:||6 February 2013|
PURPOSE. This instruction reissues DoD Instruction (DoDI) O-5205.11 (Reference (a)) in accordance with the authority in DoD Directive (DoDD) 5205.07 (Reference (b)) to establish policy and implement the policy established in Reference (b), assign responsibilities, and to update and prescribe procedures for the management, administration, and oversight of all DoD SAPs.
APPLICABILITY. This instruction:
a. Applies to:
(1) OSD, the Military Departments, the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Staff (JS), the Combatant Commands, the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Defense, the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities in the DoD (referred to collectively in this instruction as the "DoD Components").
(2) All DoD Component contractors and consultants that require access to DoD SAPs pursuant to the terms and conditions of the contract.
(3) Non-DoD U.S. Government departments, activities, agencies, and all other organizational entities that require access to DoD SAPs pursuant to the terms and conditions of a memorandum of agreement (MOA) or other interagency agreement established with the DoD.
b. Does not apply to the management and oversight of DoD activities using alternate compensatory control measures (ACCMs). ACCMs are not SAPs. Guidance for ACCMs is contained in Volume 3 of DoD Manual 5200.01 (Reference (c)).