Department of the Army Regulation 220-5

Field Organizations

Designation, Classification, and Change in Status of Units

15 April 2003

Effective date: 30 April 2003


PIN: 002263000

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History: This publication is a rapid action revision. The portions of the text affected by this rapid action revision are listed in the summary of change.

Summary: This regulation prescribes Department of the Army policy concerning designation, classification, and change in status of Army units.

Applicability: This regulation applies to active and inactive units of the Regular Army, the Army National Guard of the United States, and U.S. Army Reserve.

Proponent and Exception Authority: The proponent of this regulation is the Chief of Staff, Army. The Chief of Staff, Army, has the authority to approve exceptions to this regulation that are consistent with controlling law and regulations. The Chief of Staff, Army, may delegate this approval authority in writing, to a division chief within the proponent agency in the grade of colonel or the civilian equivalent.

Army Management Control Process: This regulation is not subject to the requirements of AR 11-2 . It does not contain internal control provisions.

Supplementation: Supplementation of this regulation and establishment of command and local forms are prohibited without prior approval from HQDA (DACS-ZD), WASH DC 20310-0200.

Suggested Improvements: Users are invited to send suggested comments and improvements on DA Form 2028 (Recommended Changes to Publications and Blank Forms) directly to the United States Army Center of Military History, ATTN: DAMH-FPO, 103 Third Avenue, Fort McNair, DC 20319-5058.

Distribution: This publication is available in electronic media only and is intended for command levels A, B, C, D, and E for the Active Army, A for the Army National Guard of the United States, and A for the U.S. Army Reserve.

This regulation supersedes AR 220-5, 3 September 1991.

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