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classified information

Official information that has been determined to require, in the interests of national security, protection against unauthorized disclosure and which has been so designated.
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Congress to strengthen oversight of the national security classification system by creating a national classification center and a classification appeals board with authority to compel agencies to declassify documents.
If some government research activity is deemed to require national security classification, processes and guidelines must nevertheless be developed to assure both foreign and domestic audiences that such work does not violate treaty commitments.
Podesta told us the administration, led by national security adviser Anthony Lake, also is likely to consider another initiative supported by SPJ: scrapping the outmoded national security classification system.
The policy states that "no restrictions may be placed upon the conduct or reporting of federally funded fundamental research that has not received national security classification.

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