ARMY - AR 740-3
CARE OF SUPPLIES IN STORAGE
|Publication Date:||6 January 2003|
APPLICABILITY AND SCOPE. This guidance is applicable to HQ DLA, the Military Services, DLA Distribution, DLA Distribution Centers, and DLA Supply Centers (DSC)/Military Services Inventory Control Points (ICP). It applies to classes of supply that are managed by an ICP/DSC and stored at the DLA Distribution Centers, except Class V, Class VI, and Bulk Class III.
PURPOSE. This instruction:
1. Supersedes reference A2.
2. Implements reference A1 and establishes the DoD Stock Readiness Program, hereafter referred to as SR.
3. Prescribes instructions for care of supplies, including the inspection and reporting of condition and serviceability of materiel, and the scheduling, controlling, and reporting of packaging and other cost reimbursable actions in support of depot receiving operations, and uniform Care of Supplies in Storage (COSIS).
4. Charters the Defense Stock Readiness Group (DSRG) under the auspices of the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) and Military Stock Readiness Coordinators (see Enclosure 1).