Secretary of Defense Guidance on Responding to Members of Congress
The Secretary of Defense expects the Department to respond to Congress in a direct and timely manner. All responses for the SECDEF or DEPSECDEF's signature and replies on their behalf should be submitted within 14 calendar days of receipt. Download the latest guidance on preparing congressional correspondence.
- Presidential Letter of Appreciation
- DoD 5110.4-M, Manual for Written Material
- CMD Official Trigraphs
- Action Required Trigraphs
- *Final Stoplight Report - 13 October 2016
* - CAC Required