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DODD 6055.18-M

SAFETY STANDARDS FOR MICROBIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL LABORATORIES

active, Most Current
Organization: DODD
Publication Date: 11 August 2020
Status: active
Page Count: 80
scope:

Purpose:

In accordance with the authority in DoD Directive 5124.11 and the April 10, 2019 Deputy Secretary of Defense Memorandum, and the guidance in DoD Instructions (DoDIs) 6055.01 and 6055.05, this issuance assigns responsibilities and prescribes technical safety requirements for the DoD to use, handle, transport, transfer, store, and dispose of infectious agents and toxins (IAT):

• In DoD laboratories rated at biosafety level (BSL)-2, animal biosafety level (ABSL)-2, and higher (not including clinical laboratories).

• Used in microbiological laboratories in biomedical and biological research settings, microbiology teaching laboratories, public health laboratories, and veterinary reference laboratories that use, handle, transport, transfer, store, or dispose of IAT.

Document History

DODD 6055.18-M
August 11, 2020
SAFETY STANDARDS FOR MICROBIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL LABORATORIES
Purpose: In accordance with the authority in DoD Directive 5124.11 and the April 10, 2019 Deputy Secretary of Defense Memorandum, and the guidance in DoD Instructions (DoDIs) 6055.01 and 6055.05,...
July 16, 2019
Safety Standards for Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories
PURPOSE. In accordance with the authority in DoD Directive (DoDD) 5134.01 (Reference (a)) and the guidance in DoDD 4715.1E (Reference (b)) and DoD Instruction (DoDI) 6055.1 (Reference (c)), this...
August 31, 2018
Safety Standards for Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories
PURPOSE. In accordance with the authority in DoD Directive (DoDD) 5134.01 (Reference (a)) and the guidance in DoDD 4715.1E (Reference (b)) and DoD Instruction (DoDI) 6055.1 (Reference (c)), this...
May 11, 2010
Safety Standards for Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories
PURPOSE. In accordance with the authority in DoD Directive (DoDD) 5134.01 (Reference (a)) and the guidance in DoDD 4715.1E (Reference (b)) and DoD Instruction (DoDI) 6055.1 (Reference (c)), this...

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