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Pub Date Name OPR
Index 0-2 18 May 17 Numerical Index of CAP Regulations, Manuals and Pamphlets DA
Index 0-9 1 May 15 Numerical Index of CAP Forms, Test Material, and Certificates DA
R1-1 15 Mar 12 Ethics Policy PD
R1-2 7 Nov 16 Publications Management (Replaces CAPR 5-4)    DA
       Frequently Asked Questions for CAPR 1-2 Publications Management (Updated 3 Apr 17)        Publication Templates        Email Signature Block (Cut and Paste version)
R1-2 (I) 3 Apr 12 Personally Identifiable Information GC
R1-3 26 Dec 12 Disclosure of Confidential Information by Volunteer Members GC
R1-4 20 Jun 13 Conflict Of Interest GC
R10-1  1 Nov 12 Rescinded 7 Nov 2016 - Preparing Official Correspondence (replaced with CAP Pamphlet 1-2) DA
R10-2 16 Feb 11 Files Maintenance and Records Disposition (Includes Change 1, 15 Mar 12)  DA
R10-3 26 Jan 09 Administrative Authorizations  DA
R20-1(I) 2 Jan 13 Organization of Civil Air Patrol (Includes Interim Change Letter 17 Nov 15) DP
R20-1 15 Jan 18 Inspector General Program (replaced R123-1) IG
R20-2 15 Feb 18 Complaint Resolution (replaced R123-2) IG
R20-3(I) 8 Nov 02 Charters and Other Organization Actions DP
R20-3 26 Apr 17 Inspections  (Replaces CAPR123-3) IG
R35-1 4 Jun 15 Assignment and Duty Status DP
R35-2 27 Dec 12 Notification Procedures in Case of Death, Injury or Serious Illness DP
R35-3 27 Dec 12 Membership Termination (Includes Change 1, 4 Sep 13, Interim Change Letter 16 Nov 15) DP
R35-4 27 Dec 12 Overseas Cadet Squadrons DP
R35-5 22 Nov 16 CAP Officer and NCO Appointments and Promotions DP
R35-6 23 Jan 15 Operations Ratings, Awards and Badges DO
R35-8 13 Sep 16 Membership Action Review Panel DP
R35-9 1 Aug 17 Board of Governors and Region and Wing Region Commander Selection Procedure (Corrected Copy) DP
R36-1 4 Aug 16 Civil Air Patrol Nondiscrimination Program GC
R36-2 13 Dec 12 Complaints Under The Civil Air Patrol Nondiscrimination Policy IGC
M39-1 26 Jun 14 CAP Uniform Manual (4.3 M)
 (Includes Interim Change Letters 17 Nov 15 and 6 Mar 16)
R39-2  9 Jan 17 Civil Air Patrol Membership (Corrected Copy) DP
R39-3 28 Dec 12 Award of CAP Medals, Ribbons and Certificates DP
R40-2 1 Jan 18 Testing Administration and Security PD
R50-4 25 Oct 12 Test Administration and Security
  (replaced by CAPR 40-2, Testing Administration and Security 1 Jan 18)
R50-17 4 Jun 15 CAP Senior Member Professional Development Program PD
R50-20 15 Mar 04 CAP Model Rocketry Program
Note: Initial distribution (to all charters) includes the CAP Model Rocketry book and required tests.
R52-10 1 Oct 14 CAP Cadet Protection Policy (Includes Change 1, 17 Feb 15) CP
R60-1 1 Feb 18 Cadet Program Management (Corrected Copy) (Replaces R52-16) CP
R60-1  3 May 14 CAP Flight Management (replaced by CAP R70-1 4 DEC 2017) DO
M60-1G  1 Jul 15 CAP Glider Program Procedures Manual DO
R60-2 12 Dec 12 Pilot Flight Clinics DO
R60-3 26 Dec 12 CAP Emergency Services Training and Operational Missions DO
  R60-3   Task guides are available electronically for all specialties at Operations under Emergency Services Curriculum DOS DO
R60-5 3 Nov 06 Critical Incident Stress Management DO
R60-6 26 Dec 12 CAP Counterdrug Operations DO
R62-1 19 Dec 12 CAP Safety Responsibilities and Procedures (Includes Interim Change Letters 29 Jun 15 and 28 Mar 2016) SE
R62-2 20 May 14 Mishap Reporting and Review  (ICL18-01 20 Feb 2018) SE
R66-1 14 Sep 15 CAP Aircraft Maintenance Management (ICL 17-06 28 Jul 2017 Incorporated) LGM
R70-1 4 Dec 17 CAP Flight Management (replaces R60-1)  
R70-1(I) 1 Oct 13 CAP Acquisition Regulation LGC
R76-1 26 Dec 12 Civil Air Patrol Member Movement via Military Aircraft DO
R77-1 26 Dec 12 Operation and Maintenance of CAP Vehicles (Includes Change 1, 13 Mar 13) LGT
R100-1 6 Apr 16 Radio Communications Management DOK
R100-3 6 Apr 16 Radiotelephone Operations DOK
R111-1 5 Sep 13 Qualifications and Duties of Legal Officers GC
R111-2 26 Dec 12 Memorandum of Understanding GC
R112-9 26 Dec 12 Claims, Demands, and Legal Actions for or Against the Civil Air Patrol, The USAF, and the US GC
R112-10 29 Oct 12 Indemnification (Corrected Copy) GC
R120-1  1 Oct 17 Information Technology Security IT
R123-1 31 Dec 12 Civil Air Patrol Inspector General Program (replaced by R20-1) IGC
R123-2 31 Dec 12 Complaints (replaced by R20-2) IGC
R123-3 10 Jun 14 Civil Air Patrol Compliance Inspection Program (replaced by R20-3) IGC
R147-1 19 May 10 Army and Air Force Exchange Privileges of CAP Members DP
R160-1 3 Jun 13 Operation of the CAP Health Service Program DO
R173-1 15 Nov 12 Financial Procedures and Accounting (Includes ICL 17-02  15 Mar 2017) FM
R173-3 1 Oct 15 Payment for Mission Support  (ICL 17-07  1 Oct 17 incorporated)  Refer to ICL 17-01 for rates effective through Sept 30) DO
R173-4 16 Dec 14 Fund Raising/Donations COD
R174-1 26 Dec 12 Property Management and Accountability (Includes Change 1, 30 Sep 13; Change 2, 5 Feb 14 and Change 3, 20 Feb 14, (ICL17-05 attached)) LGS
R190-1  16 Nov 16 Civil Air Patrol Public Affairs Program (Corrected 24 Jan 17)   (Social Media Guidelines (CAPP 152) PA
R210-1 2 Aug 12 The Civil Air Patrol Historical Program HO
R210-3 23 Dec 15 Civil Air Patrol Historical Repositories HO
R265-1 3 Apr 15 The Civil Air Patrol Chaplain Corps HC
R265-2 5 Feb 13 The Covenant and Code of Ethics for Chaplains of the Civil Air Patrol HC
R280-2 3 Jun 14 Civil Air Patrol Aerospace Education Mission (Includes Change 1, 12 Aug 14) AE
R900-2 31 Dec 12 Civil Air Patrol Name, Seal, Logo, Command Emblem and Flag Etiquette PA
R900-3 15 Aug 12 Firearms and Assistance to Law Enforcement Officials GC
R900-5 26 Dec 12 Civil Air Patrol Insurance/Benefits Program GC


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