Accession Number : ADA495956


Title :   Department of Defense Chemical and Biological Defense Program. Annual Report to Congress


Descriptive Note : Annual rept.


Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE UNDER SECRETARY OF DEFENSE FOR ACQUISITION TECHNOLOGY AND LOGISTICS WASHINGTON DC


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a495956.pdf


Report Date : May 2008


Pagination or Media Count : 109


Abstract : This May 2008 CBDP Annual Report to Congress (ARC) is provided in accordance with Title 50 U.S.C. 1523. It describes progress made by DoD to protect our nation and our allies from the threat or actual use of WMD, and outlines management initiatives undertaken to identify and balance investment priorities against risks over time. In addition, the report: Outlines CBDP organizational structure, roles and responsibilities, oversight procedures, and program plans * Describes and assesses CBDP research, development, test, and evaluation (RDT&E) programs and infrastructure, and summarizes accomplishments * Reports CBDP equipment logistics postures * Presents an overview of CBRN defense, doctrine, training, exercises, leadership, and education.


Descriptors :   *CHEMICAL WARFARE AGENTS , *BIOLOGICAL WARFARE AGENTS , MILITARY TRAINING , MILITARY ORGANIZATIONS , MILITARY EXERCISES , MILITARY RESEARCH , MILITARY PLANNING


Subject Categories : Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare
      Weapons Effects(biological)
      Protective Equipment


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE