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Welcome to DSCA's E-SAMM and
Policy Memoranda Distribution Portal

This site provides an updated method to accessing the Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM) and the Policy Memorandums that are issued by the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA).

Policy Memos

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May 18, 2020

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May 17-23, 2020

May 13, 2020

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May 10-16, 2020
  • DSCA Policy Memo 20-23, Mandatory Note Regarding Modifications of U.S. Defense Articles has been posted.

    This memorandum revises the Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM) to establish a mandatory note that will be required in all Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Letters of Offer and Acceptance (LOAs) to expand on requirements of the LOA Standard Terms and Conditions relating to modifications and unauthorized uses of defense articles provided through FMS. Effectively immediately, all FMS LOAs providing defense articles will include the attached note related to modifications and unauthorized use of those defense articles.

    This memo add LOA Note Modifications of U.S. Defense Articles to Appendix 6.

May 01, 2020

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April 26 - May 02, 2020

April 23, 2020

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April 19-25, 2020

March 31, 2020

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March 29 - April 04, 2020