32 CFR 143.7 - Responsibilities.
(a) The Heads of DoD Components shall:
(1) Ensure compliance with this part and with the guidelines contained in § 143.8 of this part.
(2) Establish procedures to ensure that any action initiated under this part is reported immediately to the Head of the DoD Component concerned.
(3) Report any action initiated under this part immediately to the Secretary of Defense.
(b) The Deputy Under Secretary of Defense (Program Integration) shall serve as the administrative point of contact in the Office of the Secretary of Defense for all matters relating to this part.