Department of Defense Directive 5105.82: Deputy Chief Management Officer (DCMO) of the Department of Defense [open pdf - 109KB]
"This Directive: a. Assigns the responsibilities and functions, relationships, and authorities of the DCMO, under the authority vested in the Secretary of Defense by sections 113 and 132 of title 10, United States Code (Reference (a)). b. Authorizes the DCMO, as a Principal Staff Assistant (PSA) reporting directly to the Deputy Secretary of Defense, in his capacity as Chief Management Officer of the Department of Defense (DoD CMO), to issue DoD policy in DoD Instructions within the responsibilities, functions, and authorities assigned herein. 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 5105.82; DoDD 5105.82