ARMY - AR 600-8-4
LINE OF DUTY POLICY, PROCEDURES, AND INVESTIGATIONS
|Publication Date:||4 September 2008|
Applicability. This regulation applies to the Active Army, the Army National Guard, and the U.S. Army Reserve; members of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps Simultaneous Membership Program; cadets of the U.S. Military Academy; and cadets and students enrolled in Senior Reserve Officers' Training Corps and applicants for enrollment while engaged in a flight or in flight instruction authorized by Section 2110, Title 10, United States Code, or while performing authorized travel to or from or while attending training or a practice cruise under Section 2109, Title 10, United States Code. (Section 8140, Title 5, United States Code) During mobilization the proponent may modify chapters and policies in this regulation.
This regulation prescribes policies and procedures for investigating the circumstances of disease, injury, or death of a soldier. It provides standards and considerations used in determining line of duty (LD) status.