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DSCA 16-01

Memo Status : Active Notes : Supersedes DSCA Policy Memo 15-58.
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DEFENSE SECURITY COOPERATION AGENCY
201 12th STREET SOUTH, STE 203
ARLINGTON, VA 22202-5408

1/7/2016

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 :

Update to Program Code "V3" to track Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Funds Provided for the Afghanistan Security Forces Fund, DSCA Policy 16-01 [SAMM E-Change 283]

Effective immediately, Program Code "V3", which is used to track FY 2016 Afghanistan Security Forces Fund (ASFF) funds, is updated to reflect that funds provided by Division C, Title IX, of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, FY 2016 (P.L. 114-113), are available for obligation through September 30, 2017. Any cases implemented under the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2016 (P.L. 114-53) should be modified prior to case closure to replace the appropriations authority with the full-year appropriation legislation (P.L. 114-113). Management and execution of FY 2016 ASFF (V3) programs will comply with guidance provided in the Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM), Chapter 15.

The SAMM Table C4.T2, Country and International Organization Codes and Foreign Military Sales Eligibility, is updated as follows:

Organization FMS
Code
Combatant
Command
\1
Regional
Grouping
\2
FMS/AECA
Eligible
\3
Accel. Case
Closure Eligible
Afghanistan Security Forces Fund (ASFF), FY 16 V3 CE NR AECA Only No

The SAMM Table C15.T2, Building Partnership Capacity (BPC) Program Codes and Authorities, is updated as follows:

Program Pgm
Code
Program
Authority
Purpose Fund
Source
Appn
Authority
Funds Availability
Ends on September 30 of:
Unless Otherwise Noted
Funds Cancel on September 30 of:
ASFF V3 P.L. 114-92 Provide assistance to Afghanistan National Security Forces 21 16/17 2091 P.L. 114-113 2017 2022

Instructions for preparation of V3 LOA documents are found in the SAMM, Table C15.T5. Standard notes applicable to BPC programs are found in the SAMM, Appendix 6, LOA Notes Listing. Funding associated with V3 LOAs will be fully expended and V3 cases will be reconciled and closed two months before the funds cancellation date.

Effective immediately DSCA Policy memo 15-58 [SAMM E-Change 292] dated October 22, 2015 is rescinded. If you have any questions concerning this guidance, please contact Ms. Caroline Chin, DSCA-STR/POL, caroline.s.chin.civ@mail.mil, (703) 602-2012

Robert Helfant
Principal Director
Strategy

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