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December 9, 2016
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March 13, 2001
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June 20, 1957
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25X1 A 25X1 A 25X1 A 25X1 A 25X1 A 25X1 A Approved For Release 2001/04/02 : CIA-RDP81600878R000400200008-3 SECRET 14I1ORAND1JM FOR THE RMORD SUB T 3 Co, 2 of 3 20 June 1957rimmq Ea. " -7.7STAf*i. #24), Etak, 28M REVIEWER L064540, th 25X1 A. 25X1 A 1. This memorandum contins a recommendation submitted for approval of the Director of Central Latelligence. Such recommendation is set forth JP Paragraph 6. tie Contractfo.Rpreplacee Letter Contract vied by the 10--oject victor under date of 14 and provides for eertain studies and investigations .ectroagrItic radiaion in connection with Project ill perform certain of these studies at -46 will obtain certain services and from other competent sources approved mated Project 3cAentific Officer, No. Sep 9 in the field AQUATONE. by the desi, 3. The letter contract obligated 1111111e Fiscal Year 1957 25X1 A =ATONE funds for prelimirery studies un er program. As the studies have progressed sirce execution of the letter contract, the seope and magnitude of the effort which will be required is better known. Accordingly, the definitive contract sets forth. a revieed 25X1 A eatimated contract Price avr leaving a balance of to be obligated from Fiscal Year 1957 AQUATONE (RAINBOW) concurrence to this memorsium, the Project Comptroller sig that sufficient funds are k,vallable for this obligation. 4. The definitive ociltract is a cot-reimbursement type without fee or profit and provideu for comrletion of the vork not later than 30 Wune 1958, unless extenied by mutual agreement between the contracting parties. 5. Certification of funds for this; contract will be handled under the procedure approved 4 the Director of Central Intelligence on 15 December 19560 which L effect results in all 10(b) expenses involving issuance of Tnwamu7 Checks being accusnulated in a separate account within the Fine:coo Divinion. The aunts in this account ACRET Approved For Release 2001/04/02 : CIA-RDP81600878R000400200008-3 25 1A Approved For Release 2001/04/02 sfeREpP81B00878R000400200008-3 25X1A 25X1A will be periodically scheduleA for certification of the vouchers by the Director. This procedure eliminates the necessity for a separate certification of authority under Section 10(b) of Public Law 110* Ellet Congrese, for taeh contract. 6. Approval of Derinitl?Ve Contract NoMillisnd execution thereof on behalf of the Agr.ney by the authorise . rojeet Contreetino ?Moor ie rem:emended. 25X1A ,r4 G 2- V SI Distribut Orig. 2. - Fjnace 3. - Chrono 25X1A eted in Paragraph 6, SECRET Approved For Release 2001/04/02 : CIA-RDP81600878R000400200008-3