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DSCA 13-06

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DEFENSE SECURITY COOPERATION AGENCY
201 12th STREET SOUTH, STE 203
ARLINGTON, VA 22202-5408

2/12/2013

MEMORANDUM FOR :

DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE ARMY FOR DEFENSE EXPORTS AND COOPERATION
DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE NAVY FOR INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS
DEPUTY UNDER SECRETARY OF THE AIR FORCE FOR INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE CONTRACT MANAGEMENT AGENCY
DIRECTOR, SECURITY ASSISTANCE, DEFENSE FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING SERVICE
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE THREAT REDUCTION AGENCY
DIRECTOR, NATIONAL GEOSPATIAL-INTELLIGENCE AGENCY
DIRECTOR, MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE LOGISTICS INFORMATION SERVICE
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY DISPOSITION
DEPUTY DIRECTOR FOR INFORMATION ASSURANCE, NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY

SUBJECT :

Restrictions on the Sale of U.S. Military Uniforms to Foreign Countries, DSCA Policy 13-06 [SAMM E-Change 220]

This policy updates Chapter 4 of the Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM) by providing guidance on the sale/transfer of U.S. military uniforms.

If you have any questions concerning this guidance, please contact Mr. Kent Bell, DSCASTR/POL, kent.bell@dsca.mil, (703) 604-6612.

Scott R. Schless
Principal Director
Strategy

ATTACHMENT :
As stated

CC :

AFRICOM
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PACOM
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AFSAC
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MARCOR IP
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USCG International Affairs (G-CI)

ATTACHMENT
Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM), E-Change 220

The following is inserted to the SAMM immediately following Section C.4.5.5., to read as follows:

C4.5.6. Military Uniforms. U.S. combat military uniforms may be eligible for sale or transfer to foreign countries via FMS. Each type of uniform must be designated as excess by the U.S. Armed Forces (U.S. military and U.S. Coast Guard), must no longer be actively used by the U.S. Armed Forces or Reserves, and cannot contain Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) technology. Contact DSCA Strategy Directorate for a list of combat military uniforms that are eligible for FMS. See 10 U.S.C. 771 and 14 U.S.C. 484.