Accession Number:

ADA470290

Title:

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2007-06-04

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

To address the challenges facing the U.S. Intelligence Community in the 21st century, congressional and executive branch initiatives have sought to improve coordination among the different agencies and to encourage better analysis In December 2004, the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act P.L. 108-458 was signed, providing for a Director of National Intelligence DNI with substantial authorities to manage the national intelligence effort The legislation also established a separate Director of the Central Intelligence Agency.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Civil Defense

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE