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Policy and Guidance (150720-N-UN259-076)

The following sections include:

  • DOD Instructions
  • SECNAV Instructions
  • OPNAV Instructions
  • CNIC InstructionsStandards for Victim Assistance Services in the Military Community
  • BUPERS Instructions
  • Public Laws


Access Department of the Navy Issuances directly.

DOD Instructions

Publication Topic
DoDINST 1030.2 Victim and Witness Assistance Procedures
DoDINST 1100.21 Voluntary Services in the Department of Defense

DoDINST 1332.35
DoDINST 1332.36

Transition Assistance Program (TAP) for Military Personnel
Pre-Separation Counseling for Military Personnel

DoDINST 1338.19 Relocation Assistance Program
DoDINST 1341.09 DoD Adoption Reimbursement Policy
DoDINST 1342.19 Family Care Plans
DoDINST 1342.22 Family Centers
DoDINST 1342.24 Transitional Compensation for Abused Dependents
DoDINST 1402.5 Criminal History Background Checks
DoDINST 1404.12 Employment of Spouses of Active Duty Military Members Stationed Worldwide
DoDINST 6400.05 New Parent Support Program (NPSP)
DoDINST 6400.07 Standards for Victim Assistance Services in the Military Community
DoDINST 6400.3 Family Advocacy Command Assistance Team
DoDINST 6495.02 Change 1 Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Program Procedures
DoD Dir 1030.1 Victim and Witness Assistance
DoD Dir 1332.35 Transition Assistance for Military Personnel
DoD Dir 1342.17

DoDINST 1342.27

DoDINST 1344.07

DoDINST 1400.23
Personal Financial Management for Service Members 

Personal Commercial Solicitiation on DOD

Employment of Family Members of Active Duty and Civilians in Foreign Areas
DOD Dir 3025.14 Protection and Evacuation of U.S. Citizens and Designated Aliens in Danger Areas Abroad (Short Title: Non combatant Evacuation Operations)
DoD Dir 5400.11 Privacy Program
DoD Dir 5500.7 11/18/1994 Standards of Conduct
DoD Dir 6025.13 Clinical Quality Management Program (CQMP) in the Military Health Services Systems (MHSS)
DoD Dir 6400.1

DoDManual 6400.1-M-1
Family Advocacy Program (FAP)

Manual for Child Maltreatment and DAIRS
DoD Dir 6495.01 Change 1 Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) Program
DoD Manual 6400.1-M Family Advocacy Program Standards and Self-Assessment Tool
DoDEA REG 2050.9 DoD Education Activity Family Advocacy Program Process and Procedures for Reporting Incidents of Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect


SECNAV Instructions

Publication Topic

Navy and Marine Corps Awards Manual

DON PFM Educaiton Training and Counseling Program
SECNAVINST 1740.2E Solicitation and the Conduct of Personal Commercial Affairs on Department of Navy Installations
SECNAVINST 1752.3B Family Advocacy Program (FAP)
SECNAVINST 1752.4A Sexual Assault Prevention and Response
SECNAVINST 1752.4B Sexual Assault Prevention and Response
SECNAVINST 1754.1B DoN Family Support Programs
SECNAVINST 1754.5B Exceptional Family Member Program
SECNAVINST 1754.6A Relocation Assistance Program for DoN Military Personnel
SECNAVINST 1754.7A Credentials Review and Privileging of Clinical Practitioners/Providers 

SECNAV Manual M5210.1
DoN File Maintenance Procedures and Standard Subject Identification Codes (SSIC)

DON Records Mgmt Manual
SECNAVINST 5211.5E DoN Privacy Act Program 
SECNAVINST 5215.1D DoN Directives Issuance System
SECNAVINST 5216.5D DoN Correspondence Manual
SECNAVINST 5239.3A DoN Information Assurance Policy (IA)
SECNAVINST 5420.169J DoN Retired Activities Program
SECNAVINST 5510.30B Dept of Navy Personnel Security System

Nuclear Weapons Personnel Reliability Program

DON Infor Security Program
SECNAVINST 5720.42F DoN Freedom of Information Act (FCIA Program)
SECNAVINST 5760.01C American Red Cross
SECNAVINST 5800.11B Victim and Witness Assistance Program (VWAP)


OPNAV Instructions

Publication Topic
OPNAVINST 1300.14D Suitability Screening for Overseas and Remote Duty Assignment
OPNAVINST 1620.2A Armed Forces Disciplinary Control Boards and Off Installation Liaison and Operations
OPNAVINST 1700.9E Child Development Programs
OPNAVINST 1720.3F Navy Retired Activities Programs
OPNAVINST 1740.3C Command Sponsor and Indoctrination Program
OPNAVINST 1740.4D U.S. Navy Family Care Policy
OPNAVINST 1740.5B Personal Financial Management Education, Training and Counseling Program
OPNAVINST 1750.1G Navy Family Ombudsman Program
OPNAVINST 1750.3 Transitional Compensation for Abused Dependents Policy
OPNAVINST 1752.1B Sexual Assault Victim Intervention (SAVI) Program
OPNAVINST 1752.2B Family Advocacy Program
OPNAVINST 1754.1B Family Service Center Program
OPNAVINST 1754.2D Exceptional Family Member (EFM) Program
CNICINST 1754.1 Fleet and Family Support Program (FFSP) Accreditation Program
OPNAVINST 1754.4 Navy Adoption Reimbursement Policy
OPNAVINST 1754.5B Family Readiness Groups
OPNAVINST 1754.6 Personal and Family Readiness Support for Individual Augmentees and Their Families
OPNAVINST 1754.8 Command Family Readiness Program
OPNAVINST 1900.1D Pre-Separation Counseling by Career Information Teams
OPNAVINST 1900.2B Transition Assistance Management Program (TAMP)
OPNAVINST 3060.7B Navy Manpower Mobilization/Demobilization Guide

Warnings and Conditions of Readiness Concerning Hazardous or Destructive Weather

Coordination and Control of Personal Surveys
OPNAVINST 5350.6C Navy Community Service Program (NCSP)
OPNAVINST 5380.1A Voluntary Services in Department of the Navy



Security Regulations for Offices Under the Cognizance of the Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) OPNAVINST 5510.60L is currently under revision. Until this is accomplished, follow the guidance of SECNAVINST 5510.36A and SECNAVINST 5510.30B.
OPNAVINST 5800.7A Victim and Witness Assistance Program


CNIC Instructions

CNICINST 1752.2A Monthly Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Validation Procedures
CNICINST 1752.3 Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Installation Drill Procedures
CNICINST 1754.2 Family Readiness Groups


Directive Type Memorandums

DTM 14-001          Defense Sexual Assault Advocate Certification Program
DTM 14-002 Establishment of Special Victim Capability (SVC) Within the Military Criminal Investigative Organizations
DTM 14-003 DoD Implementation of Special Victim Capability (SVC) Prosecution and Legal Support



NAVADMIN 053/14 Implementation of the Deployed Resiliency Counselor Program for CVN, LHD, and LHA Commands
NAVADMIN 065/14 Ombudsman Reporting Requirements for Sexual Assaults
NAVADMIN 087/14 Establishment of Navy Victims’ Legal Counsel (VLC) Program
NAVADMIN 181/13 Implementation of Navy Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Program Initiatives
NAVADMIN 282/09 Sexual Assault Prevention and Response
NAVADMIN 318/11 Command Financial Specialist E4 Program


BUPERS Instructions

Publication Topic
BUPERSINST 5800.3A Victim and Witness Assistance Program


Public Laws

Access at http://beta.congress.gov/

Publication Topic
Public Law 94-142 0056 Exceptional Family Member (EFM)
0011 Public Law 95-561 0056 Exceptional Family Member (EFM)
0011 Public Law 99-145 0062 Spouse Employment Assistance Program (SEAP)
0012 Public Law 101-189 005B Relocation Assistance Program (RELO)
0012 Public Law 101-510 0066 Transition Assistance Management Program (TAMP)
012F Public Law 101-518 Transition Assistance Management Program (TAMP)
Public Law 101-647 As Amended Public Law 102-190 Crime Control Act of 1990 - Child Abuse Reporting Requirements/Background Checks
0012 Public Law 102-119 0068 Exceptional Family Member (EFM)
Public Law 102-295 0080 Child Abuse, Domestic Violence, Adoption, and Family Services Act of 1992
0012 Public Law 102-484 0066 Transition Assistance Management Program (TAMP)
0012 Public Law 103-160 00A2 FY-94 Defense Authorization Act - New Parent Support Teams, Victim Services, and Services for Youth at Risk
0012 Public Law 103-209 005C National Child Protection Act of 1993
0012 Public Law 103-337 021C FY-95 Defense Authorization Act - New Parent Support Teams, Victim Services and Services for Youth at Risk
Public Law 104-191 Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) (Re: Clinical Case Notes)
Public Law 106-79 Family Advocacy Program
Title 10 U.S.C., Section 1408(h) Retirement
Title 10 U.S.C., Section 1056 18BC Relocation Assistance Program


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