- 1950 - 1952 (Creation)
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As the central permanent body of the Organisation, the Council Deputies received reports, issued memoranda and debated all the main issues facing the Alliance, i.e. the German contribution to the defence of Western Europe, infrastructure matters, planning of military production programmes, increased defence efforts, reorganisation of NATO, the Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA), and the accession of Greece and Turkey.
The Council Deputies Subfonds also includes series from NATO's early staff structure, including the production boards (MPSB and DPB) and the files of the financial and economics staffs.