Link: Department of Defense Section 6 Schools, 32 C.F.R. pt. 345 (1992)
The citation from the Federal Register that authorizes DoDEA as a DoD Field Activity operating under the authority and control of the Assistant Secretary of Defense. It describes the authorization for DoDEA schools to provide free public education of high quality from pre-kindergarten through high school for eligible dependent children of U.S. military personnel and federally employed civilian personnel.