"This Directive: a. Establishes policy and assigns responsibilities for the MIP in accordance with the authority in DoD Directive (DoDD) 5143.01 (Reference (a)) to provide visibility into Defense Intelligence resource data and capabilities and to create a means for effectively assessing Defense Intelligence capabilities. This structure supports a capability portfolio framework and enables the Department of Defense to evaluate the strategic balance among requirements, resources, technical capacity, and human skills within the MIP and between the MIP and the National Intelligence Program (NIP), as appropriate. b. Incorporates and cancels Deputy Secretary of Defense Memorandums (References (b) and (c)) and DoDD 5205.9 (Reference (d)). This Directive applies to OSD, the Military Departments, the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Staff, the Combatant Commands, the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Defense, the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities within the Department of Defense (hereafter referred to collectively as the 'DoD Components')."
DoD Directive 5205.12; DoDD 5205.12