Factbook on (Government) Intelligence
DIANE Publishing, 1995 - 36 pages
Provides information on what the CIA is & what it does. Includes chapters on the CIA seal, the genesis of the CIA, key events in the CIA's history, tenures of directors & deputy directors, diagram of the director of Central Intelligence Command responsibilities, the director of Central Intelligence & his deputies, the intelligence cycle, the intelligence community, executive & legislative oversight of intelligence, CIA medals, CIA headquarters buildings, & more. Photos, charts & tables.
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Page 18 - Council shall be to advise the President with respect to the integration of domestic, foreign, and military policies relating, to the national security so as to enable the military services and the other departments and agencies of the Government to cooperate more effectively in matters involving the national security.
Page 18 - The National Security Council (NSC) was established by the National Security Act of 1947 to advise the President with respect to the integration of domestic, foreign and military policies relating to the national security. The NSC shall act as the highest Executive Branch entity that provides review of, guidance for and direction to the conduct of all national foreign intelligence, counterintelligence, and special activities, and attendant policies and programs.
Page 4 - Inquiry of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, 1 7 Oct.
Page 31 - We provide objective and unbiased evaluations and are always open to new perceptions and ready to challenge conventional wisdom. We perform special intelligence tasks at the request of the President. We conduct our activities and ourselves according to the highest standards of integrity, morality and honor and according to the spirit and letter of our law and Constitution. We measure our success by our contribution to the protection and enhancement of American values, security and national interest....
Page 17 - Community consists of the Central Intelligence Agency; the National Security Agency; the Defense...
Page 4 - Director of the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency. (a) Performs such duties and exercises such powers as the Director may prescribe. (b) Acts for, and exercises the powers of, the Director during his absence or disability or during a vacancy in that office. (c) Assists the Director in planning and executing all Agency responsibility vested in the Director by the Arms Control and Disarmament Act.
Page 18 - Board is responsible for discovering and reporting to the President any intelligence activities that raise questions of propriety or legality in terms of the Constitution, the laws of the United States, or Presidential Executive Order. The Board is also charged with reviewing internal guidelines and the direction of the Intelligence Community.
Page 17 - Intelligence through their representation on a number of specialized committees that deal with intelligence matters of common concern. Chief among these groups are the National Foreign Intelligence Board and the National Foreign Intelligence Council, which the DCI chairs.
Page 15 - Th is step is concerned with the conversion of the vast amount of information coming into the system to a form more suitable for the production of finished intelligence, such as language translations and decryption.
Page 18 - Government who are qualified on the basis of achievement, experience, and independence. They serve without compensation. The Board continually reviews the performance of all Government agencies engaged in the collection, evaluation, or production of intelligence or in the execution of intelligence policy. It also assesses the adequacy of management, personnel, and organization in intelligence agencies; and advises the President concerning the objectives, conduct, and coordination of the activities...