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What does SAP stand for?

SAP stands for Special Access Program (US DoD)

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government

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Most recently Stapp was the director, Special Programs, for Office of the Secretary of Defense, where he was responsible for the governance, acquisition, oversight and external liaison for all DoD special access programs (SAP), he was the principal staff assistant to the undersecretary of Defense, Acquisition, Technology and Logistics and served as the primary DoD liaison to agencies of the executive branch and the Congress on all SAP matters.
Serious questions remain as to the ultimate legal status of this type of special access program used to evade the Constitution and existing statutes, and what legal protections does it really offer to those assigned to these missions.
artist Tiko Kerr in urging Health Canada to release two antiretroviral drugs--TMC114 and TMC125--under the Special Access Program, intended to provide access to drugs unavailable in Canada on "compassionate" grounds.
Data relative to nuclear weapons warrant a higher level of protection, and DoD is inclined to establish special access programs when a classified technology is so sensitive that it warrants additional protection.