Accession Number:

ADA453539

Title:

Joint Service Chemical and Biological Defense Program: FY 06-07 Overview

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF THE ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WASHINGTON DC (NUCLEAR CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL DEFENSE)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

111.0

Abstract:

The mission of the Department of Defenses DoD Joint Chemical and Biological Defense Program CBDP is to ensure that the U.S. military has the capability to operate effectively and decisively in the face of Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear CBRN threats in both warfighter and homeland security missions. In order to accomplish this mission, the CBDP works to advance national interests within the CBRN defense arena by working effectively with other federal agencies, state and local governments, Congress, and the private sector. This document provides a synopsis of our goals for Fiscal Years 2006-2007 FY06-07. Additionally, the DoD Annual Report to Congress on the Chemical and Biological Defense Program provides a more detailed overview of the CBDP, as well as a more detailed examination of the Programs objectives for the future.

Subject Categories:

  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare
  • Nuclear Weapons
  • Defense Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE