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DSCA 15-52

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

10/1/2015

MEMORANDUM FOR :

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

SUBJECT :

Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM), Administrative Changes, DSCA Policy 15-52, [SAMM E-Change 288]

This memorandum updates the SAMM with administrative changes and includes no substantive changes. Any substantive modifications to the SAMM will be issued under a separate policy memo/SAMM E-change. These changes will be included in the online version of the SAMM at http://www.samm.dsca.mil.

The SAMM changes identified in this memorandum are effective immediately. For questions, please contact Todd Hughes, todd.w.hughes4.civ@mail.mil, (703) 604-6598.

Stephen Wentworth
Strategy Deputy for Strategic Planning and Integration

ATTACHMENT :
As stated

CC :

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Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM), E-Change 288
Administrative Changes

  1. Figure C5.F5., Letter of Offer and Acceptance (LOA) Information Para 2, identifies International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) U.S. Munitions List (USML) Category. All references to Category XIX of the ITAR will be updated to replace "Reserved" with "Gas Turbine Engines and Associated Equipment".

  2. DoD Directive 5200.39, Critical Program Information (CPI) Identification and Protection Within Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation (RDT&E), was updated on May 28, 2015 and includes a new definition for CPI. C3.T1. Line 5, C3.6.1. and the SAMM Glossary will use the new definition:

    "U.S. capability elements that contribute to the warfighters' technical advantage, which if compromised, undermines U.S. military preeminence. U.S. capability elements may include, but are not limited to, software algorithms and specific hardware residing on the system, its training equipment, or maintenance support equipment."

  3. DoD's Humanitarian Demining Training Center is now located at Fort Lee, Virginia. C12.8.4.4. HMA Program Activities will be amended to replace "Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri" with "Fort Lee, Virginia".

  4. C4.3.12. All references to "Executive Order 12958" will be amended to "Executive Order 13526".

  5. C10.17.13.1. MILDEP Academy Programs and C10.17.13.2. Cadet Semester Exchange Abroad Program (C-SEAP) are independent programs, rather than parts of Section 1004 - Counter-Drug Training Support (CDTS). C10.17.13.1. and C10.17.13.2. will be renumbered as C10.17.14. and C.10.17.15. All following programs listed in C10.17. will be renumbered sequentially.