NAO 212-12: ADP and Telecommunications Standards

Issued 06/13/91; Effective 05/30/91

SECTION 1. PURPOSE.

This Order supplements the policies and procedures prescribed in Section 12 of the Department of Commerce (DOC) Information Technology (IT) Management Handbook. It prescribes the responsibilities and procedures within the National Oceanic and Atmosphe ric Administration (NOAA) for the development and use of ADP and telecommunications standards and describes how waivers from those standards may be requested.

SECTION 2. RESPONSIBILITIES/PROCEDURES.

.01 The Deputy Under Secretary is responsible for designating the members of the Administrative and Financial Systems Council.

.02 The Director, Office of Administration is responsible for chairing the Administrative and Financial Systems Council.

.03 The Heads of NOAA Line Offices, the Office of the Comptroller, the Office of NOAA Corps Operations, and the Office of Administration are responsible for designating representatives for the Office Automation Standards Committee.

.04 The Administrative and Financial Systems Council is responsible for:

.05 The Office Automation Standards Committee is responsible for:

.06 The Information Systems and Finance Office, Office of Administration is responsible for:

.07 The Information Resources Management Staff, Information Systems and Finance Office is responsible for:

.08 The Telecommunications and ADP Security Branch, Systems Division, Information Systems and Finance Office is responsible for the daily performance of the responsibilities detailed in Section 2.06 of this Order for telecommunication s standards.

.09 Line and Staff Offices personnel are responsible for:

SECTION 3. EFFECT ON OTHER ISSUANCES.

None.

SIGNED,

Director, Office of Administration

Office of Primary Interest:
Office of Administration
Information Systems and Finance Office
Information Resources Management Staff (OA1x1)