"Pursuant to the authorities vested in the Secretary of Defense by title 10, United States Code (U.S.C.); title 50, U.S.C.; and Executive Order (E.O.) 12333 (References (a) through (c)), and pursuant to the Secretary of Defense-Director of National Intelligence (DNI) Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) of September 21, 2010 and DoD Directive (DoDD) 5143.01 (References (d) and (e)), this Directive reissues DoDD 5105.23 (Reference (f)) to update the mission, organization and management, responsibilities and functions, relationships, authorities, and administration of the NRO [National Reconnaissance Office]. This Directive shall be interpreted consistent with law, policy, and directive, including, as applicable, those related to the DNI [Director of National Intelligence] and existing parent element agreements. This Directive addresses the roles and responsibilities of the NRO within the DoD and acknowledges interdepend."
DoD Directive 5105.23; DoDD 5105.23
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