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History: This UPDATE printing publishes a revision that is effective 16 September 1988. This publication has been reorganized to make it compatible with the Army electronic publishing database. No content has been changed.
Summary: This revision consolidates several regulations. It prescribes the missions, functions, and command and staff relationships of the Armed Forces Medical Intelligence Center, the Armed Services Blood Program Office, the Department of Defense Medical Standardization Board, the Armed Forces Epidemiological Board, the Joint Army-Air Force Medical Library, the Armed Forces Pest Management Board, and the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology. It also identifies the relationship of The Surgeon General of the Army to these field operating agencies.
Applicability: This regulation applies to all medical services and includes those of the Active Military Services, the National Guard, and the Reserves.
Proponent and Exception Authority: The proponent agency of this regulation is The Surgeon General of the Army.
Impact on New Manning System: This regulation does not contain information that affects the New Manning System.
Supplementation: Supplementation of this regulation and the establishment of forms other than DA forms is prohibited without prior approval from The Surgeon General, HQDA (DASG-HCD), 5109 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22041-3258.
Interim Changes: Interim changes to this regulation are not official unless they are authenticated by the Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the Army. Users will destroy interim changes on their expiration dates unless sooner superseded or rescinded.
Suggested Improvements: Users are invited to send comments and suggested improvements on DA Form 2028 (Recommended Changes to Publications and Blank Forms) or related form to HQDA (DASG-HCD), 5109 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22041-3258.
Committee Continuance Approval: The DA Committee Management Officer concurs in the continuance of the Department of Defense Medical Standardization Board that was established by Department of Defense Directive (DODD) 5154.18, 18 April 1962, and implemented by AR 10-65 , 15 July 1980; the Armed Forces Epidemiological Board, which was established by DODD 5154.8, 8 October 1953, and implemented by AR 10-66 , 15 May 1980; and the Armed Forces Pest Management Board, which was established by DODD 5154.12, 17 November 1956, and implementedby AR 10-76 , 15 September 1980.
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