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History: This publication is a major revision.
Summary: This regulation implements DOD 4140.1-R , chapter 8, and covers packaging requirements, specifications, levels of protection, and project information exchange requirements.
Applicability: This regulation applies to all (Active and Reserve) Department of Defense components (U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Marine Corps, and the Defense Logistics Agency) responsible for the packaging of materiel throughout its life cycle. This regulation is applicable during full mobilization.
Proponent and Exception Authority: The proponent of this regulation is the U.S. Army Deputy Chief of Staff, G-4 . The proponent has the authority to approve exceptions to this publication that are consistent with controlling law and regulation. The proponent may delegate this approval authority, in writing, to a colonel or civilian equivalent within the proponent agency.
Army Management Control Process: This joint regulation does not contain management control provisions.
Supplementation: Commands and agencies may supplement this regulation according to applicable Service and Defense Logistics Agency directives. For Army, supplementation of this regulation and establishment of command and local forms are prohibited without prior approval from Headquarters, Department of the Army (DALO-SMP), Washington, DC 20310-1546.
Suggested Improvements: Users are invited to submit comments and suggested improvements to this regulation. Internet users can submit their comments and suggested improvements through the electronic DA Form 2028 (Recommended Changes to Publications and Blank Forms) found within the individual DCS, G-4, regulation and pamphlet. Anyone without internet access should submit their comments and suggested improvements on a DA Form 2028 directly to HQDA, ODCS, G-4, ATTN: DALO-SMP, 500 Army Pentagon, Washington, DC 20310-5000.
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, the Army National Guard of the United States, and the U.S. Army Reserve; Distribution for Navy: Special. Air Force: F. Marine Corps: MARCORPS PCN 10204130000.