Presidential Policy Directive 1: Organization of the National Security Council System [open pdf - 1MB]
Alternate Title: PPD 1: Organization of the National Security Council System
This Presidential Policy Direction from President Barack Obama outlines the organization of the National Security Council System. The document contains headings on the National Security Council (NCS), the NSC Principals Committee, the NSC Deputies Committee, and Interagency Policy Committees. "This document is the first in a series of Presidential Policy Directives that, along with Presidential Study Directives, shall replace National Security Presidential Directives as instruments for communicating presidential decisions about national security policies of the United States. This Directive shall supersede all other existing presidential guidance on the organization of the National Security Council system."
Presidential Policy Directive 1
Federation of American Scientists (FAS) http://www.fas.org/