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NRRC Milestones


1984
Senate Resolution 329: Establishment of a high speed communications link between the US and the USSR in addition to the “Hotline”
1985
NSDD 186: Direct Communications Link (DCL)/”Hotline” Between Washington and Moscow Policy
1987
NRRC Agreement: Agreement Between the US and the USSR Establishing NRRCs
1987
Memorandum on Location of US Nuclear Risk Reduction Center
1988
NSDD 301: Establishment and Operation of the US NRRC (Accidents Measures, INCSEA, INF, Goodwill)
1988
Memorandum on Ballistic Missile Launch Notifications Using the Nuclear Risk Reduction Centers (BML)
1989
Memorandum on the Use of the NRRCs for the US-Soviet Agreement on Prevention of Dangerous Military Activities (DMA)
1989
NSD 10: Creation of New Policy Coordinating Committees (PCCs)
1990
Memorandum on Charter of the National Security Telecommunications and Information Systems Policy Coordinating Committee (GGCLs )
1990
Memorandum on Arms Control Treaty Implementation (START, CFE, CSBM, OS, CW, TTBT, PNET)
1992
NSD 73: Organizing to Manage Observations Under the Open Skies Treaty
1994
Memorandum on the Use of NRRC for the Understanding on Measures for the Preparation and Implementation of the Second Phase of the Wyoming Memorandum of Understanding dated September 23, 1989 (Wyoming MOU)
1997
PDD 55: US Policy on Direct Communications Links Between Washington and Moscow and Between Washington and the Successor States to the USSR (GGCLs)
1998
Memorandum of Understanding Between the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency and the Department of State (CWC)
1999
PDD 70: National Implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC)
2000
NRRC Protocol: Protocol Between the United States of America and the Russian Federation Amending the Agreement Between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics of September 15, 1987, on the Establishment of Nuclear Risk Reduction Centers (GGCL)
2001
Secure Link Agreement: Agreement Between the United States of America and Ukraine on the Establishment of a Secure Communications Link Between the Nuclear Risk Reduction Center of the United States of America and the Military Cooperation and Verification Center of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (GGCL)
2001
Secure Link Agreement: Agreement Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the Establishment of a Secure Communications Link Between the Nuclear Risk Reduction Center of the United States of America and the Arms Control and Inspection Activity Support Center of the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan (GGCL)
2002
NSPD 13: US Policy and Organization for the Implementation of the Treaty on Open Skies (OS)
2007
Twentieth Anniversary of the NRRC
2010
Signing of the New START Treaty and provisional implementation
Implementation of notifications under the Hague Code of Conduct Against Ballistic Missile Proliferation (HCOC) and the Additional Protocol (AP) between the United States and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).



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