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DSCA 16-15

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

3/7/2016

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 :

Assignment of Program Code "V6" to track Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Funds Provided for the Global Security Contingency Fund (GSCF), African Peacekeeping Rapid Response Partnership (APRRP), DSCA Policy 16-15 [SAMM E-Change 302]

Effective immediately, Program Code "V6" is assigned to track FY 2016 funds provided to conduct or support a program or programs under GSCF APRRP. Section 551 of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, authorizes peacekeeping activities under GSCF APRRP. This program is funded with monies from the GSCF via an Interagency Agreement with the Department of State under the authority of Section 632(b) of Foreign Assistance Act of 1961. Management and execution of FY 2016 (V6) 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 FMS Eligibility, is updated as follows:

Organization FMS
Code
Combatant
Command
\1
Regional
Grouping
\2
FMS/AECA
Eligible
\3
Accel. Case
Closure Eligible
Global Security Contingency Fund, African Peacekeeping Rapid Response Partnership, FY 2016 V6 AFR NR AECA Only No

The appropriation available for V6 Letters of Offer and Acceptance (LOAs) is recorded in the SAMM, Table C15.T2, Appropriation Authority column, and shall be cited on each V6 LOA in the Funds Expiration, Purpose, Availability, and Amount note.

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:
PKO/GSCF APRRP V6 FAA Section 551 for Peacekeeping Operations, Global Security Contingency Fund (GSCF), African Peacekeeping Rapid Response Partnership Build international peacekeeping capacity and promote regional security operations FAA Section 632 (b) Interagency Agreement P.L. 114-113 NA NA

Instructions for preparation of V6 LOA documents are found in the SAMM, Table C15.3. Standard notes applicable to BPC programs are found in the SAMM, Appendix 6, LOA Notes Listing. Funding associated with V6 LOAs will be fully expended and V6 cases will be reconciled and closed as soon as possible.

If you have any questions concerning this guidance, please contact Ms. Caroline Chin, DSCA-STR/SPI, caroline.s.chin.civ@mail.mil, (703) 697-9073.

Robert Helfant
Principal Director
Strategy

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