Under Secretary of Defense
4000 Defense Pentagon
Washington, D.C. 20301-4000
Oct 21 2004


MEMORANDUM FOR SECRETARIES OF THE MILITARY DEPARTMENTS

SUBJECT: Redelegation of Authority for Section 8102 of the Department of Defense
            Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2005

The Secretaries of the Military Departments are hereby delegated the authority and assigned the responsibility for Section 8102 (Department of Defense use of Secretary of Veterans Affairs authority regarding appointment of certain health care professionals) of the Defense Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2005 (Public Law 108-287, August 5, 2004). The Deputy Secretary of Defense delegated this authority to me by memorandum dated September 2, 2004, subj: "Delegation of Authority Under Section 8102 of the Department of Defense Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2005." You may redelgate this authority in writing.



//signed//
David S. C. Chu