Intelligence Community Directive Number 101: Intelligence Community Policy System (Effective 16 January 2009; Amended 12 June 2009) [open pdf - 3MB]
This Intelligence Community Directive, amended on 12 June 2009, is to "effectively and efficiently promulgate Intelligence Community (IC) policy, this Intelligence Community Directive (ICD) establishes the IC Policy System which is comprised of a hierarchy of policy documents; processes for the development, coordination and evaluation of policy; and a governance structure to advise the Director of Intelligence (DNI) or the DNI's designees regarding policy issues. This ICD also delegates decision authority for the promulgation of certain policies, and delineates the roles and responsibilities of the Office of the DNI (ODNI), IC elements, and Functional Managers, as designated by EO 12333 or the DNI, in the implementation of the IC Policy System. This ICD rescinds Intelligence Community Policy Memorandum 2006-100-1, 'The Intelligence Community Policy Process' and supersedes all previous policies, memoranda, or portions thereof, regarding the IC policy process."
ICD 101; Intelligence Community Directive No. 101
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