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DSCA 17-20

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DEFENSE SECURITY COOPERATION AGENCY
201 12th STREET SOUTH, STE 203
ARLINGTON, VA 22202-5408

6/15/2017

MEMORANDUM FOR :

DEPUTY UNDER SECRETARY OF THE AIR FORCE FOR INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE ARMY FOR DEFENSE EXPORTS AND COOPERATION
DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE NAVY FOR INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE CONTRACT MANAGEMENT AGENCY
DIRECTOR FOR SECURITY ASSISTANCE, DEFENSE FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING SERVICE - INDIANAPOLIS OPERATIONS
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE LOGISTICS INFORMATION SERVICE
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY DISPOSITION SERVICES
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE THREAT REDUCTION AGENCY
DIRECTOR, NATIONAL GEOSPATIAL - INTELLIGENCE AGENCY
DEPUTY DIRECTOR FOR INFORMATION ASSURANCE, NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE TECHNOLOGY SECURITY ADMINISTRATION

SUBJECT :

Update of Chapter 8 of the Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM), DSCA Policy 17-20 [SAMM E-Change 356]

This memorandum updates Chapter 8, End-Use Monitoring (EUM), of the SAMM to incorporate several EUM policy updates. Features include:

  • Guidance and clarification regarding Security Cooperation Office (SCO) EUM responsibilities, including a requirement for SCO EUM managers to complete EUM training now available online.

  • Guidance regarding the minimum information required in EUM Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).

  • More comprehensive guidance for performing and recording Routine and Enhanced EUM (EEUM) checks.

  • Guidance regarding MILDEP certification of facilities used to store EEUM-designated defense articles and submitting regular certification reports to DSCA.

  • More complete guidance regarding the process for designating defense articles for EEUM.

  • Guidance for capturing and submitting the cost of conducting EEUM checks, including clarification that recipients must pay for all costs associated with additional USG monitoring controls beyond regular EEUM checks performed by SCOs.

  • Updated guidance regarding staffing of third-party transfers and change of end-use requests, including demilitarization and disposal, to the Department of State.

Effective immediately, Chapter 8 of the SAMM is updated as attached. This change will be included in the version of the SAMM found on the DSCA Web Page as SAMM E-Change 356. If you have any questions concerning EUM, please contact Mr. John A. Oswald, DSCA/DSA/AMP, at 703-697-9427 or e-mail: john.a.oswald2.civ@mail.mil. For questions relating to the SAMM, Security Assistance Management Manual, please contact Mr. Mike Slack, Strategic Planning and Integration Division, at (703) 697-9058 or e-mail: micheal.d.slack.civ@mail.mil. Implementing Agencies should disseminate this policy to supporting activities.

J. W. Rixey
Vice Admiral, USN
Director

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SECURITY ASSISTANCE MANAGEMENT MANUAL (SAMM), E-CHANGE 356
Update of Chapter 8, End-Use Monitoring (EUM)

Please see http://samm.dsca.mil/chapter/chapter-8 for revised chapter content.