Senior Agency Official Law and Legal Definition

According to 32 CFR 148.12 [Title 32 National Defense; Subtitle A Department of Defense; Chapter I Office of the Secretary of Defense; Subchapter D Personnel, Military and Civilian; Part 148 National Policy and Implementation of Reciprocity of Facilities; Subpart B Guidelines for the Implementation and Oversight of the Policy on Reciprocity of Use and Inspections of Facilities], Senior Agency Official means those officials, pursuant to Executive Order 12958, designated by the agency head who are assigned the responsibility to direct and administer the agency's information security program.