Intelligence Law Glossary - Classification Guidance


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Classification Guidance

Administrative Law

Executive Order 12958, Classified National Security Information, § 6.1(f) (1995) (superseded)

“Classification guidance” means any instruction or source that prescribes the classification of specific information.

Executive Order 13,526, Classified National Security Information, § 6.1 (g) (December 29, 2009)

For purposes of this order:
(g)  "Classification guidance" means any instruction or source that prescribes the classification of specific information.