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December 9, 2002
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June 19, 1964
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Approved. For ,Re,lw 2003/02/27.: CIA-RDP80B01676R0000130030-6 NSC REFERRAL NOT REQUIRERD 11 , s Approved TO. The Secretary of State THE WHITE HOUSE '7 L WASHINGTON June 19, 1964 NATIONAL SECURITY, ACTION MEMORANDUM NO. 307, The Chairman of the Joint Chief s of Staff The Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission 'The Director of Central Intelligence The Director of Arms Control and Disarmament Agency. The Director of the Bureau of the Budget The Special Assistant to the President on Science and Technology, "SUBJECT Review of Underground Nuclear Tests The President has reconstituted the Review Committee on Under- ground Nuclear Tests. The Review Committee, under the' chairrrian ship of the Special Assistant to the President for National Security the :Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission, the Director of Central Intelligence, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs. of Staff, the Affairs, will be composed of the Secretaries of State and Defense, Director of the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency, the Science and Technology, or their designated representatives. Director of the Bureau of the Budget, and the Special Assistant for The `Review Committee will review the annual underground nuclear test programs and the quarterly requests for authorization' of specific scheduled tests. The Review Committee will consider thz policy .and technical justifications for the proposed tests to determine if . they are consistent with the requirements' of national security and foreign policy. The results of the Committee's review and its recommendations should be transmitted to the President in time to allow him to give full consideration thereto before the scheduled events are,to take. place. ,The Review Committee is also directed to perform the functions specified in NSAM No. 269. SECRET Approved For Release 2003/02/ TDP80B01676R000100130030-6 EXECUTIVE MEMORANDUM OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR EXECUTIVE MEMORANDUM No. 132 DATE 23 In" 11" TO: ROOM NO. Deputy Director (P lans) Deputy Director (i ntelligence) Deputy Director (S cience & Technology) lir LB K: drr Distribution: As above I - ER (note that has seen) 1 - ExDir This memorandum contains information for the addressees. Ad- dressees may give this memorandum additional circulation within their components as required. All copies should be destroyed, not filed, upon completion of circulation. A master file will be kept in the Executive Director's Office and will be available upon request. SECRET Approved For Release 2003/02/27 : CIA-RDP80BO1676R00010 ^e V e ram aaloTOliC downgroding and dedaf~ifcati,,n