Relevant Documents


Department of Defense Directives (DoDD)

DoDD 2060.02, Department Of Defense (DoD) Combating Weapons Of Mass Destruction (WMD) Policy

DoDD 3150.08, DoD Response to Nuclear and Radiological Incidents

DoDD 3150.01, Joint DoD-Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration (DOD-DOE/NNSA) Nuclear Weapon Life-Cycle Activities [Classified]

DoDD 3150.02, DoD Nuclear Weapon System Surety Program

DoDD 5105.62, Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)

DoDD 5134.08, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear, Chemical, and Biological Defense Programs (ASD(NCB))

DoDD 5210.41, Security Policy for Protecting Nuclear Weapons [Classified]

DoDD S-2060.04, DOD Support to the National Technical Nuclear Forensics (NTNF) Program [Classified]

Department of Defense Instructions (DoDI)

DoDI 3150.09, The Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Survivability Policy

DoDI 3150.10, DoD Response to U.S. Nuclear Weapon Incidents

DoDI 3224.03, Physical Security Equipment (PSE) Research, Development, and Testing (RDT&E)

DoDI 4540.05, DoD Transportation of U.S. Nuclear Weapons

DoDI 5030.14, Disclosure of Atomic Information to Foreign Governments and Regional Defense Organizations

DoDI 5030.55, DoD Procedures for Joint DoD-DOE Life-Cycle Activities

DoDI 5210.02, Access to and Dissemination of Restricted Data and Formerly Restricted Data

DoDI 5210.42, Nuclear Weapon Personnel Reliability Assurance

DoDI O-5210.63, DoD Procedures for Security of Nuclear Reactors and Special Nuclear Materials (SNM) [Classified]

DoDI O-5210.67, Special Nuclear Material Information, Security Classification Guidance [Classified]

Department of Defense Manuals

DoDM 3150.02, DoD Nuclear Weapon System Safety Program Manual

DoDM 3150.08, Nuclear Weapon Accident Response Procedures (NARP)

DoDM 5210.42, Nuclear Weapons Personnel Reliability Program (PRP)

Defense Science Board (DSB) Reports

DSB 2005 Summer Study on Reducing Vulnerabilities to Weapons of Mass Destruction, May 2007

Report of the DSB on Nuclear Capabilities, December 2006

Report of the DSB on Nuclear Deterrence Skills, September 2008

Report of the DSB on Nuclear Weapons Effects Test, Evaluation, and Simulation, April 2005

Report of the DSB Permanent Task Force on Nuclear Weapons Surety on Nuclear Weapons Inspections for the Strategic Nuclear Forces, December 2008

Report of the Joint DSB/Threat Reduction Advisory Committee Task Force on The Nuclear Weapons Effects National Enterprise, June 2010

Other Relevant Documents

National Defense Strategy 2008

National Response Framework

National Security and Nuclear Weapons in the 21st Century, September 2008

National Security Strategy, February 2015

Nuclear Posture Review Report, April 2010

Quadrennial Defense Review, 2014

Quadrennial Homeland Security Review Report, February 2010

Report of the Secretary of Defense Task Force on DoD Nuclear Weapons Management, Phase I: The Air Force's Nuclear Mission, September 2008

Report of the Secretary of Defense Task Force on DoD Nuclear Weapons Management, Phase II: Review of the DoD Nuclear Mission, December 2008

"The Effects of Nuclear Weapons," 3rd Edition, Samuel Glasstone and Philip Dolan

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