Security Classification Policy and Procedure: E.O. 12958, as Amended

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This report describes security classification policy and procedure, largely prescribed in a series of successive presidential executive orders issued over the past 50 years. This policy provides the rationale and arrangements for designating information officially secret for reasons of national security, and for its declassification as well.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: May 14, 2003
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Relyea, Harold C.

Specialist in American National Government

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: May 14, 2003
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This report describes security classification policy and procedure, largely prescribed in a series of successive presidential executive orders issued over the past 50 years. This policy provides the rationale and arrangements for designating information officially secret for reasons of national security, and for its declassification as well.

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6 pages.

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