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Summary: This regulation establishes policy, procedures, and responsibilities for managing U.S. Army organizations. This regulation serves as the capstone for the AR 5-series of management regulations. Army personnel will use AR 5-1 to develop and implement sound management practices.
Applicability: This regulation applies to all soldiers and civilians of the Active Army, the Army National Guard of the United States (ARNGUS) and the U.S. Army Reserve (USAR). During mobilization chapters and policies contained in this regulation may be modified by the proponent, except those required by law.
Proponent and Exception Authority:
The proponent of this regulation is the Director of Management/Vice Director
of the Army Staff, Office of the Chief of Staff, Army (OCSA). The proponent
has the authority to approve exceptions to this regulation that are consistent
with controlling law and regulation.
Commands may forward request for exception to the proponent at HQDA (DACS-DM-SMI), 1725 Jefferson Davis Highway, Crystal Square Two, Suite 1001, Arlington, VA 22202-4102.
Army Management Control Process: This regulation is not subject to the requirements of AR 11-2 . It does not contain management control provisions.
Supplementation: Supplementation of this regulation and establishment of command or local forms are prohibited without prior approval from HQDA (DACS-DM-SMI), 1725 Jefferson Davis Highway, Crystal Square Two, Suite 1001, Arlington, VA 22202-4102
Suggested Improvements: The proponent agency of this regulation is the OCSA. Users are to submit comments and suggested improvements on DA Form 2028 (Recommended Changes to Publications and Blank Forms) directly to HQDA (DACS-DM), 1725 Jefferson Davis Highway, Crystal Square Two, Suite 1001, Arlington, VA 22202-4102.
Distribution: The publication is available in electronic media only and is intended for command levels A, B, C, D and E for Active Army, the Army National Guard of the United States, and the U.S. Army Reserve.