ABSTRACT

Office of the Director of National Intelligence Instruction 10.03: Director of National Intelligence Delegation of Original Classification Authority (OCA), November 6, 2015, Revision 3   [open pdf - 211KB]

"[1.] Pursuant to Section I .3(c) of Executive Order (EO) 13526, this Instruction delegates original classification authority up to and including TOP SECRET to the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) officials identified below. This Instruction replaces ODNI Instruction 10.03, 'Director of National Intelligence Delegation of Original Classification Authority (OCA)', dated 31 October 2014. [...] [2.] These officials (hereinafter referred to as 'Original Classification Authorities' or 'OCAs'), must exercise this authority consistent with the DNI's direction, the ODNI Classification Guide, and all other applicable Presidential Directives, E.O.s, and legal authorities. This delegation relates only to ODNI information and other intelligence information falling within the OCA's scope of authority that requires protection. It does not provide any authority over the information of other Intelligence Community organizations where a classification guide or original classification decision has already been made. Pursuant to E.O. 13526, this authority may not be exercised without training in original classification as provided in the Order and its implementing directives."

Report Number:
Director of National Intelligence Instruction 10.03, Revision 3
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Date:
2015-11-06
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Public Domain
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Office of the Director of National Intelligence: http://www.dni.gov/
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