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DSCA 19-47

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

10/30/2019

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 "CK" to track Fiscal Year (FY) 2020/2021 Counter-ISIL Train and Equip Fund (CTEF) Programs for Iraq and Program Code "CL" to track FY 2020/2021 CTEF Programs in Syria, DSCA Policy DSCA 19-47 [SAMM E-Change 450]

Effective immediately, the following program codes are assigned to track FY 2020/2021 funds authorized under section 1236 of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY 2015 (Public Law (P.L. 113-291), as amended by section 1222 of the NDAA for FY 2018 (P.L. 115-91) and section 1233 of the NDAA for FY 2019 (P.L. 115-232):

  • "CK" is assigned to track FY 2020/2021 CTEF programs for Iraq

    • Available for new obligations until November 21, 2019

  • "CL" is assigned to track FY 2020/2021 CTEF programs in Syria

    • Available for new obligations until November 21, 2019

Funds are provided under Division A of the Continuing Appropriations, 2020, and Health Extenders Act of 2019 (P.L. 116-59).

Once the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY 2020 and the full-year appropriation bill are issued, the instructions for preparing "CK" and "CL" cases and Letter of Offer and Acceptance (LOA) notes and the Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM) will be revised to cite the appropriate public laws. All implemented cases should be modified prior to case closure to reflect the FY 2020 NDAA authorization legislation and the full-year appropriations legislation. Management and execution of FY 2020/2021 CTEF programs (CK and CL) will comply with guidance provided in the 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
Counter-ISIL Train and Equip Fund (CTEF) FY 2020/2021, Iraq (2 Year OCO) CK CE NR AECA Only No
Counter-ISIL Train and Equip Fund (CTEF) FY 2020/2021, Syria (2 Year OCO) CL 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:
Counter-ISIL Train and Equip Fund (CTEF) FY 2020/2021, Iraq (2 Year OCO) CK P.L. 113-291, as amended by P.L. 115-91 and P.L. 115-232 To provide assistance to meet urgent operational or force protection requirements and sustainment, to military and other security forces as described in P.L. 113-291 and as amended by P.L. 115-91 2099 20/21 0100 P.L. 116-59 FY 20 November 21, 2019 September 30, 2026
Counter-ISIL Train and Equip Fund (CTEF) FY 2020/2021, Syria (2 Year OCO) CL P.L. 113-291, as amended by P.L. 115-91 and P.L.115-232 To provide assistance to meet urgent operational or force protection requirements and sustainment, to military and other security forces as described in P.L. 113-291 and as amended by P.L. 115-91. 2099 20/21 0100 P.L. 116-59 FY 20 November 21, 2019 September 30, 2026

Instructions for preparation of "CK" and "CL" LOA documents are found in the SAMM, Table C15.T5. Funding associated with "CK" and "CL" LOAs will be fully expended and "CK" and "CL" cases will be reconciled and closed as soon as possible, but no later than two months before the funds cancellation date.

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

Alan Gorowitz
Principal Director
Strategy, Plans and Programs

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