Director of Central Intelligence Directive: National Intelligence Council and the National Intelligence Officer [open pdf - 14KB]
This report details the mission, size, and composition of the National Intelligence Council (NIC), which are adjustable at the discretion of the Director of Central Intelligence to meet his needs as the principal intelligence advisor to the President and as the senior leader of the US national Intelligence Community. The NIC and NIOs are the DCI's primary instruments for coordinating the substantive finished intelligence output of the Intelligence Community as a whole; that is, the intelligence products that pool the judgments of the agencies making up the National Foreign Intelligence Board.
Director of Central Intelligence Directive No. 3/23