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TITLE:  DoD Instruction 5030.55, "DoD Procedures for Joint DoD-DOE Nuclear Weapons Life-Cycle Activities", 01/25/2001

SUMMARY: This Instruction supplements the provisions of and delineates responsibilities assigned under DoD Directive 5030.2, January 4, 1974. It provides uniform procedures for the submission of requests for, and the conduct of, Joint AEC-DoD Phase 1 through Phase 5 nuclear weapons conceptual/feasibility studies and development projects. it also includes the prescribed format and content of military Characteristics and the Stockpile-to-Target Sequence and outlines procedures to be followed by the Design Review and Acceptance Group in conducting reviews of nuclear weapons designs.

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OPR:  DDR&E, 703-695-0598