40 U.S.C., Sec. 11103

From FISMApedia
Jump to: navigation, search

40 U.S.C., Sec. 11103

Applicability to national security systems

(a) Definition.-
(1) National security system.- In this section, the term "national security system" means a telecommunications or information system operated by the Federal Government, the function, operation, or use of which-
(A) involves intelligence activities;
(B) involves cryptologic activities related to national security;
(C) involves command and control of military forces;
(D) involves equipment that is an integral part of a weapon or weapons system; or
(E) subject to paragraph (2), is critical to the direct fulfillment of military or intelligence missions.
(2) Limitation.- Paragraph (1)(E) does not include a system to be used for routine administrative and business applications (including payroll, finance, logistics, and personnel management applications).
(b) In General.- Except as provided in subsection (c), chapter 113 of this title does not apply to national security systems.
(c) Exceptions.-
(1) In general.- Sections 11313, 11315, and 11316 of this title apply to national security systems.
(2) Capital planning and investment control.- The heads of executive agencies shall apply sections 11302 and 11312 of this title to national security systems to the extent practicable.
(3) Applicability of performance-based and results-based management to national security systems.-
(A) In general.- Subject to subparagraph (B), the heads of executive agencies shall apply section 11303 of this title to national security systems to the extent practicable.
(B) Exception.- National security systems are subject to section 11303 (b)(5) of this title, except for subparagraph (B)(iv).

Source

[Cornell Law School Legal Information Institute]