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Pub Date
18 May 17
Numerical Index of CAP Regulations, Manuals and Pamphlets
1 May 15
Numerical Index of CAP Forms, Test Material, and Certificates
15 Mar 12
Ethics Policy
7 Nov 16
Publications Management (Replaces CAPR 5-4)   
       Frequently Asked Questions for CAPR 1-2 Publications Management (Updated 3 Apr 17)
       Publication Templates        Email Signature Block (Cut and Paste version) 
3 Apr 12
Personally Identifiable Information
26 Dec 12
Disclosure of Confidential Information by Volunteer Members
20 Jun 13
Conflict Of Interest
 1 Nov 12
Rescinded 7 Nov 2016 - Preparing Official Correspondence (replaced with CAP Pamphlet 1-2)
16 Feb 11
Files Maintenance and Records Disposition (Includes Change 1, 15 Mar 12) 
26 Jan 09
Administrative Authorizations 
2 Jan 13
Organization of Civil Air Patrol (Includes Interim Change Letter 17 Nov 15)
15 Jan 18
Inspector General Program (replaced R123-1)
15 Feb 18
Complaint Resolution (replaced R123-2) (Interim Change Letter 18-03 6 Mar 18 incorporated.)
8 Nov 02
Charters and Other Organization Actions
26 Apr 17
Inspections  (Replaces CAPR123-3)
4 Jun 15
Assignment and Duty Status
27 Dec 12
Notification Procedures in Case of Death, Injury or Serious Illness
27 Dec 12
Membership Termination (Includes Change 1, 4 Sep 13, Interim Change Letter 16 Nov 15)
27 Dec 12
Overseas Cadet Squadrons
22 Nov 16
CAP Officer and NCO Appointments and Promotions
23 Jan 15
Operations Ratings, Awards and Badges
13 Sep 16
Membership Action Review Panel
1 Aug 17
Board of Governors and Region and Wing Region Commander Selection Procedure
 (Corrected Copy)
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)
 (ICLs 16-04 18-02 attached but not incorporated)
R39-2  9 Jan 17 Civil Air Patrol Membership (Corrected Copy) DP
R39-3 28 Dec 12 Award of CAP Medals, Ribbons and Certificates (ICL18-02 attached but not incorporated) DP
R40-2 1 Jan 18 Testing Administration and Security PD
R50-4 25 Oct 12 Test Administration and Security
  (replaced by R 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 tests.
R52-10 1 Oct 14 CAP Cadet Protection Policy (replaced by R60-2  1 Mar 18) CP
R60-1 1 Feb 18 Cadet Program Management (Corrected Copy) (Replaces R52-16) CP
R60-2 1 Mar 18  Cadet Protection Program (replaces R52-10  17 Feb 15) 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(I) 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 Ops under ES Curriculum DOS DO
R60-5 3 Nov 06 Critical Incident Stress Management DO
R60-6 26 Dec 12 CAP Counterdrug Operations DO
19 Dec 12
CAP Safety Responsibilities and Procedures
 (Includes Interim Change Letters 29 Jun 15 and 28 Mar 2016) 
R62-2 20 May 14 Mishap Reporting and Review  (ICL18-01 20 Feb 2018 Incorporated) 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 CAP, 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)  DO
R173-4 16 Dec 14 Fund Raising/Donations COD
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))
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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