This instruction establishes procedures and guidelines and defines responsibility within the Air Force for notifying the appropriate congressional committees on intelligence matters having significant operational or acquisition consequences for the United States Air Force. It implements guidance from the National Security Act of 1947, as amended, Title 50, United States Code, Section 413 et seq, (Subchapter III-Accountability for Intelligence Activities); the Director of Central Intelligence (DCI) memorandum dated 30 Jun 1995; the Deputy Secretary of Defense (C3I) memorandum dated 2 April 1996; and the Office of Congressional Affairs/Central Intelligence Agency memorandum dated 8 March 1996. This AFI applies to all active duty, Air Force Reserve, Air National Guard, and civilian Air Force personnel. This instruction applies to all elements and components of the USAF. The information contained within does not supersede or modify Secretary of the Air Force/Legislative Liaison (SAF/LL) instructions or regulations. This publication is available digitally on the SAF/AAD WWW site at: http://afpubs.hq.af.mil.