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DoDD 5000.59 - DoD Modeling and Simulation (M&S) Management (Including Change 1) 20 January 1998

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DoDD 5000.59
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(a) Deputy Secretary of Defense Memorandum, “Modeling and Simulation Management Plan,” June 21, 1991 (hereby canceled)

(b) Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Technology Memorandum, “Establishment of the Defense Modeling and Simulation Office (DMSO),” July 22, 1991 (hereby canceled)

(c) DoD 5025.1-M, “DoD Directives System Procedures,” August 1994, authorized by DoD Directive 5025.1, June 24, 1994

(d) DoD Directive 5000.1, “Defense Acquisition,” March 15, 1996


This Directive:

1.1. Supersedes references (a) and (b).

1.2. Establishes DoD policy, assigns responsibilities, and prescribes procedures for the management of M&S.

1.3. Establishes the DoD Executive Council for Modeling and Simulations (EXCIMS).

1.4. Establishes the Defense Modeling and Simulation Office (DMSO).

1.5. Authorizes the publication of a “DoD Modeling and Simulation Glossary” as a DoD Manual in accordance with reference (c).

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