"This report is being provided to the Committee on Armed Services of the Senate and the Committee on Armed Services of the House of Representatives. This report simultaneously satisfies the requirements pursuant to Title 10, United States Code (U.S.C.), Section 2504, which requires the Department of Defense (DoD) to submit an annual report summarizing DoD industrial capabilitiesrelated guidance, assessments, and actions; Section 852 of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY(Fiscal Year) 2012 (Public Law 112-81), which requires the annual industrial base report to include a description of and status on the assessments of the industrial base; and Senate Report 112-26, which accompanies Section 1253, the NDAA for FY2012, requires a report containing a prioritized list of investments to be funded in the future under the authorities of Title III of the Defense Production Act (DPA) of 1950. This report summarizes DoD industrial capabilities-related guidance, assessments, and actions initiated during FY2016 and as they existed at the close of that year. It is important to note that the status of some of the programs described herein has changed in the intervening time."
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