Department of Defense Directive 2005.02E: Maritime Domain Awareness (MDA) in the Department of Defense, March 31, 2015 [Incorporating Change 1, May 12, 2017] [open pdf - 99KB]
"It is DoD policy that: [a.] MDA [Maritime Domain Awareness] efforts within DoD will align with and build upon interagency efforts to strengthen and enhance the maritime information sharing environment and to maximize intelligence integration, such as the National MDA Plan for the National Strategy for Maritime Security (Reference (c)). [b.] MDA, as one component of DoD's all-domain awareness, will be implemented within the context of national and DoD information and data-sharing guidance, in accordance with Reference (b) and Executive Order 13388, DoD Information Sharing Strategy, the DoD Information Strategy Implementation Plan, the DoD Net-Centric Data Strategy, DoD Instruction 8500.01, and DoD Instruction 8320.02 (References (d) through (i)), and consistent with the National Strategy for Information Sharing and Safeguarding (Reference (j))."
Department of Defense Directive 2005.02E; DoDD 2005.02E
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