DEFENSE SECURITY COOPERATION AGENCY
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
Assignment of Program Code "V8" to track Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Economic Support Fund (ESF) programs, Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) Policy 16-56 [SAMM E-Change 329]
Effective immediately, Program Code "V8" is assigned to track FY 2015 funds provided to conduct or support a program or programs under the Economic Support Fund (ESF). Division J of the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015 (P.L. 113-325) provides funding for this authority through September 30, 2021 if the funds are initially obligated by September 30, 2016. Management and execution of FY 2015 ESF (V8) 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:
|Economic Support Fund (ESF)||V8||NR||NR||AECA only||No|
The appropriation available for V8 Letters of Offer and Acceptance (LOAs) is recorded in the SAMM, Table C15.T2, Appropriation Authority column, and shall be cited on each V8 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:
Ends on September 30 of:
Unless Otherwise Noted
|Funds Cancel on September 30 of:|
|ESF||V8||FAA Section 531(a)||Promote and advance U.S. interests by providing assistance to meet political, economic, and security needs.||FAA Sec 632(b) MOA and Amendments||P.L. 113-325||2016||2021|
Instructions for preparation of V8 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 V8 LOAs will be fully expended and V8 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-STR/SPI, firstname.lastname@example.org, (703) 697-9073.
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