Civil Authority Information Support Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
civil authority information support
1.) Department of Defense information activities conducted under a designated lead federal agency or other United States civil authority to support dissemination of public or other critical information during domestic emergencies.
- also called CAIS
In the United States, military vocabulary is standardized by the Department of Defence. These terms are used by the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps.
Term Classification: operations
Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Term sourced from JP 3-13.2: Military Information Support Operations, updated November 2014
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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