ARMY AR 135-18
THE ACTIVE GUARD RESERVE (AGR) PROGRAM
|Publication Date:||1 November 2004|
a. This regulation prescribes the policy and procedures for the administration of the Active Guard Reserve (AGR) Program. It provides Army policy for the selection, utilization, and administration of Army National Guard of the United States (ARNGUS) and U.S. Army Reserve (USAR) soldiers ordered to active duty pursuant to title 10, United States Code (USC) 12301(d) and the following authorities:
(1) Pursuant to 10 USC section 12310 for the purpose of organizing, administering, recruiting, instructing, and training the Reserve Components (RC).
(2) Pursuant to 10 USC section 10211 for the purpose of serving at the seat of the Government, and at headquarters responsible for Reserve affairs, to participate in preparing and administering the policies and regulations affecting the RCs.
(3) Pursuant to 10 USC section 10302 for the purpose of serving on the Army Staff.
(4) Pursuant to 10 USC section 12402(a), for the purpose of serving at the National Guard Bureau (NGB).
b. This regulation also prescribes Army policy for the selection, utilization, and administration of ARNGUS soldiers ordered to full-time National Guard duty (FTNGD) pursuant to 32 USC section 502(f) for the purpose of organizing, administering, recruiting, instructing, or training the RCs.
Applicability. This regulation applies to ARNGUS and USAR soldiers serving on active duty or full-time National Guard duty in the AGR Program in support of the Reserve Components of the Army, which consists of the U. S. Army Reserve and the Army National Guard of the United States. It also applies to Active Army, ARNGUS, and USAR headquarters, commands, agencies, and units having AGR soldiers assigned or attached. During mobilization, the proponent may modify chapters and policies contained in this regulation.