(Revised February 15, 2019)
PGI 225.78—ACQUISITIONS IN SUPPORT OF GEOGRAPHIC COMBATANT COMMAND’S THEATER SECURITY COOPERATION EFFORTS
DoD components are responsible for providing procurement and contracting support of theater security cooperation efforts conducted in support of combatant commander/Chief of Mission, to include military exercises/training, base operations, weapons procurement, aviation fuels and construction and the President's Emergency Plan for Aids relief. By Director, Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy (DPAP) memorandum dated May 6, 2011 and its attachment, Department of State (DoS) Cable 11 STATE 030953, “Procurement Roles and Responsibilities – General Services Officer and DoD Personnel,” DoS procurement support is normally restricted to those routine non-complex supplies and services used by U. S. Government personnel permanently assigned at post and acquired for U. S. Government employee direct use. Follow all guidance set forth in this Director, DPAP-approved cable and associated planning considerations at PGI 207.105 (b)(20)(E) (DFARS/PGI view).