"This Handbook is published under the authority of DoD Instruction 7045.7, 'Implementation of the Planning, Programming, and Budgeting System (PPBS),' May 23, 1984 (reference (a)). It contains the DoD program structure and the definition of each Major Force Program (MFP) and Program Element (PE) approved by the Office of the Secretary of Defense. Also included are other related codes for the specific resources assigned to each PE and an explanation of their use. This edition covers changes through FYDP Structure Coordination Document 2004-00, dated March 5, 2004. All previous editions of DoD 7045.7-H are hereby superseded. This Handbook applies to the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Military Departments, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Unified or Specified Combatant Commands, the Defense Agencies, Field Activities, and other Defensewide activities (hereafter referred to collectively as the 'DoD Components'). This Handbook is effective immediately and is mandatory for use by all the DoD Components. Heads of the DoD Components may issue supplementary instructions only when necessary to provide for unique requirements within their Components."
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