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December 5, 1954
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Approved For ReI se 200148/27: CIA-RDP61-00549R0?Q00050025- Flrp,-u ivG Eestxy OFFICE OF THE ASSISTANT CHIEF OF STAFF, G-2, INTELLIGENCE WASHINGTON 25, D. C. 15 DEC1954 25X1A NEMC+_RANTLTM FOR: THE CHAIRI,IAN, INTELLIGENCE ADVISORY COMMITTEE SUBJECT: Special Budget Analysis - FY 1956 (U) Reference: IAC-D-77/x. The following amendments are proposed to the draft forwarded per reference IAC-D: 1. Page 3, para lc(i) -- Delete and substitute: "Interagency arrange- ments for effective exploitation of a wide variety of publications and materials." 2. Page 3, last paragraph -- Delete. 3. Page 8, para 2 -- First three paragraphs: Delete and substitute the following: "The several agencies' requests are adequate only to support minimum essential requirements. Certain personnel shortages continue to handicap the overt collection effort of the intelligence community. This deficiency is applicable particularly to the fields of publications procurement, agricul- tural reporting and Foreign Service peripheral reporting. "At current staffing levels, overt Foreign Service reporting, though adequate to meet the minimum needs of the intelligence community, suffers from (1) the inability of officers, because of the pressure of their other duties to travel sufficiently beyond post cities, (2) a serious dearth of information, and (3) insufficient analytical reporting." L. Page 9, last paragraph in para 2.-- Delete and substitute the following: "Improvement in overt military intelligence collection is dependent primarily upon an increase in the scope of all intelligence collection operations." 5. Page 10, para 3a, Economic Reporting -- Delete and substitute the following: "There. is still insufficient Washington coordination of economic intelligence requirements, and of the collection action instituted to *ARMY Declass/Release Instructions On File* Approved For Release 2001/08/27 : CIA-RDP61-00549R000200050025-2 Approved For ReI? a 200 1/6Mi i1 4- DP 1-00549R00 0050025-2 G2-PP Subj: Special Budget Analysis - FY 1956 (U) service such requirements. As one specific step to correct this situation, the EIC has agreed on identification of priority gaps in collection needed to support research in such fields as Soviet armament, electronics, and_ transportation. Approved lists of the collection data required have been transmitted to the EIG Subcommittee on Requirements and Facilities for Collation to explore the possibilities of coordinated planning of implementing collection efforts. 6. Page 10, para 3b -- Delete. Page 11, para 3c -- Delete all after first sentence. ROBERT A. SCHOW Major General, GS Deputy G-2 ,Fgn Opns) Approved For Release 2001/08/27 ; CIA-RDP61-00549R000200050025-2 111 - a Approved For Release 2001/08/27 : CIA-RDP61-00549R000200050025-2 TRANSMITTAL SLk. REMARKS: ROOM NO. -VVA "" al~ (, k " ~~ -- EXTENSION tUKM NU. SEP 1946 36-8 Approved For Release 2001/08/27 : CIA-RDP61-00549R000200050025-2 (sENOERI~ypp~,~p~ CIA-RD CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY OFFICIAL ROUTING SLIP TO INITIALS DATE 1 2 3 4 5 FROM INITIALS DATE 2 3 APPROVAL INFORMATION F- SIGNATURE 0 ACTION II DIRECT REPLY ETURN COMMENT 0 PREPARATION OF REPLY I DISPATCH CONCURRENCE 0 RECOMMENDATION IJ FILE Remarks: ~~u./t?~-11 - F D~6 ?N ~Eor R lease 2001/08~2~CLA~ Appc o SECRET Previous editions may be used. M lFR (40) - -00549R000200050025-2 88548 U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1e- 2 -00549R000200050025-2