Identification (ID) Cards Required by the Geneva Conventions
|Publication Date:||4 June 2018|
In accordance with the authority in DoD Directives (DoDDs) 5124.02 and 1000.25 (References (a) and (b)), this Instruction:
a. Reissues DoD Instruction (DoDI) 1000.1 (Reference (c)) to establish policy, assign responsibilities, and provide procedures for DoD ID cards issued to meet certain requirements of the Geneva Conventions.
b. Lists certain requirements for DoD ID cards stipulated by the Geneva Conventions (References (d) through (f)).
This Instruction applies to:
a. OSD, the Military Departments (including the Coast Guard at all times, including when it is a Service in the Department of Homeland Security by agreement with that Department), the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Staff, the Combatant Commands, the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Defense, the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities within the DoD (hereinafter referred to collectively as the "DoD Components").
b. The Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS), under agreement with the Department of Health and Human Services, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), under agreement with the Department of Commerce.