Foreign Intelligence Requirements
The Attorney General’s Guidelines for Domestic FBI Operations § VII (F) (Sept. 29, 2008)
1. national intelligence requirements issued pursuant to authorization by the Director of National Intelligence, including the National Intelligence Priorities Framework and the National HUMINT Collection Directives, or any successor directives thereto;
2. requests to collect foreign intelligence by the President or by Intelligence Community oficials designated by the President; and
3. directions to collect foreign intelligence by the Attorney General, the Deputy Attorney General, or an official designated by the Attorney General.