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February 3, 1975
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Approved For Release 20.02/05/01 : CIA-RDP83B00823R000700040043-0 8 FEB 1975 a IUM FOR THE RECORD Meeting of the Ad Hoc Group of USIA on Congressional investigations 1. 31 January I attended a meeting chaired by which was attended by all IJSIB representatives. The Beating dealt with the Congressional inquiry an the Intelligence Coe unity and a number of items were discussed and some assignments made. An agenda is attached. The first matter discussed was security. Mr. I , 25X1A announced that the Committee Chairman, Senator Church, ha ca led the - I to ask then to conduct full field invosti- "ations on the staff. It is unclear as to who will certify clearances for TOP SECRET. It Is anticipated that arrange- ments will have to be made for cysarancas for staff personnel in the compartmented area. It was agreed that Secrecy Agree- meuts should be signed and no decision has been made as to this particular problem. Other security problems discussed vitbont decision were transcripts of hearings, sanitization procedures, technical surveillance, docent. accountability, 25X1A physical security., 3rd Agency rule, etc. requested that the Chairman of the Security Committee look into these matters, along with the Director of Security,- CIA. 25X1A .. then briefed the group on the DCI.'a approach to these in4uiries. He indicated that he wanted to stress the necessity for secrecy and wished to prepare a series of annexes designed to educate the group on intelli- gence and see as a definition base for certain. intelli- gence activities. He indicated that the CI's to ement 25X1A would be made available when it is completed. made the following assignments in connection with the a elop- =.aent of annexes: a. The IC Staff is to write an annex on the anomalies in the laws governing intelligence. b. The FBI was requested to prepare the annex on counterintelligence,. to include a di.s- 25X1A 'c:ussion of the 0 Plan. Approved For Release 2002/05/01 : CIA-RDP83B00823R000700040043-0 ~%~' .(- - 6 shy Approved For Release 2002/05/01 : CIA-RDP83B00823R000700040043-0 C. DIA was assigned responsibility for an. annex on the intelligence process.- d. CIA was assigned responsibility for the intelligence and secrecy annex. e. The IC Staff was assigned the task of developing an annex, relating to oversight of the intelligence activities, i.e., 40 Committee, PFIAB, Congress, etc. f. The IC Staff was to pull together a chronol- ogy of all the previous reviews of intelligence activities, including activities of the Murphy Con- mission to date. - 4. It was agreed that drafts of these annexes should be prepared and a meeting will be hold at 10 a.m. next Friday,. 7 February. S. I plan to discuss the matter with the DDS., but there Is some slight-problem in connection with the relation- ship between the Chairman of the Security Committee and, the Office of. Security, CIA. It is very doubtful that the Security Committee either has-the information or the capability of producing much of the required information. This task will undoubtedly fall on the Special Security Center. I an to 25X1A call a meeting next week which will include F_ I- 25X1A I I, and - the four Deputies to discuss this particular problem.. - Attachment cc: DDA DD/PSI DD /770S DD/Security Distribution: 1 - ea cc above 1 - Chrono 1 - OS Registry 1 DS/CWKane:rjiv (31 Jan 75) Charles W. bane Director of Security Approved For Release 2002/05/01 : CIA-RDP83B00823R000700040043-0