The last link in a clear and direct chain.
"And we've got a clear chain of custody on the murder weapon," Carella said.
It's so if either ship is destroyed, the company has a clear chain of command.
This huge resort complex has been slow to react, partly because there is no clear chain of command.
Priesthood is structured as a vertical hierarchy with a clear chain of command.
The Washington militia suffered from a lack of supplies, training, and a clear chain of command.
Among other things, they said, India has no formal nuclear command authority to set a clear decision-making chain in the event of a conflict.
But the witness also said that there was no clear chain of command inside the unit.
A clear chain of decision-making will make it possible to provide refuge for ships in distress.
"There is no decision-making process, no clear chain of command," the official said.