Reallocation authority - definition of reallocation authority by The Free Dictionary
The authority given to NATO commanders and normally negotiated in peacetime, to reallocate in an "emergency in war" national logistic resources controlled by the combat forces under their command, and made available by nations, in order to influence the battle logistically.
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Ridge said reallocation authority
is fairly universal among cabinet secretaries, with the secretary of agriculture allowed to reallocate up to 3 percent.