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April 10, 1975
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Approved For Release 2002/05/02 : CIA-RDP83B00823R000700040009-8 THE DIRECTOR OF CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE WASHINGTON, D. C. 20505 10 April 1975 MEMORANDUM FOR: USIB Principals SUBJECT: Community Aspects of Inputs to Congressional Committees Investigating Intelligence 1. The Intelligence Community Staff with , Associate Deputy/IC, as my representative in these matters, will keep the Board and other appropriate officials advised as to progress of the investigations conducted by the Senate and Il ouse Select Committees investigating intelligence activities. In particular, it will ensure that we are kept informed as to materials which are formally being provided to the Select Committees by all elements of the Community. The USIB Ad Hoc Group will assist on this matter and provide the mechanism for regular and constant communi_ cations. 2. In response to this assignment, the Intelligence Community Staff is establishing a registry for documentation relating to the investigations. This registry will be a source of reference of all responses, testimony, et cetera,* provided by USIB agencies and available to your designated representatives. 3. In order to make the registry useful to the Board, it is essential that it include a. File copies of documents or other materials which each Intelligence Community ele'ment provides to one of the l S e ect Committees where the originating agency considers the materials to involve aspects of Community activities, and/or which may result in follow-on queries Con- erni nn _ - the function in: of the Community. The availabilify of =`-- d ocumentation will be of particuhir importance if it is*, expected there NvilI be subsequent inquiries relatin 'to tlic g materials provided and involving elements of the Curzlniunity other than the originating cle rnent.... Approved For Release 2002/05/02 : CIA-RDP83B00823R000700040009-8 Approved For Release 2002/05/02 : CIA-RDP83B00823R000700040009-8 b. An abstract of each formal input to a Select Committee - unless the Intelligence Community registry is provided with an actual copy of the material itself. A proposed format for such abstracts is attached. W. E. Colby Attachment: As stated Approved For Release 2002/05/02 : CIA-RDP83B00823R000700040009-8 Approved For Release 2002/05/02 : CIA-RDP83B00823R000700040009-8 FORMAT FOR ABSTRACT TO BE SUBMITTED TO USIB AD HOC COORDINATING STAFF REGISTRY MATERIAL FOR THE SENATE (HOUSE) SELECT COMMITTEE INVESTIGATING INTELLIGENCE ACTIVITIES 8. RELEASING AUTHORITY: 9. DATE OF SUBMISSION: 10. LOCATION OF FILE COPY: 11. RELATION TO INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY. PROBLEMS. (Identify) Approved For Release 2002/05/02 : CIA-RDP83B00823R000700040009-8 1. TITLE/SUBJECT: 2. ORIGINATING ORGANIZATION: 3. NATURE OF MATERIAL: (Report, briefing, chart, etc.) 11. DOCUMENT CLASSIFICATION: 5. NATIONAL SECURITY INFORMATION STAMP (YES/NO) 6. SUMMARY OF CONTENTS: (Brief narrative statement describing content, problems addressed and any conclusions or recommendations. Summary should clearly convey basic thrust of whatever was provided to the Select Committee.) 7. DATE OF REQUEST: