DODD 4140.62 CE-01
Material Potentially Presenting an Explosive Hazard
|Publication Date:||19 February 2014|
PURPOSE. This instruction:
a. Reissues DoD Instruction (DoDI) 4140.62 (Reference (a)) in accordance with the authority in DoDI 4140.01 and DoD Directive (DoDD) 5134.01 (References (b) and (c)) to update policy and responsibilities for the management and disposition of material potentially presenting an explosive hazard (MPPEH).
b. Authorizes other publications related to and supporting MPPEH including, but not limited to, a DoD Manual for the management and disposition of MPPEH.
APPLICABILITY. This instruction:
a. Applies to:
(1) OSD, the Military Departments, 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 (referred to collectively in this instruction as the "DoD Components").
(2) All MPPEH, material documented as an explosive hazard (MDEH), and material documented as safe (MDAS) under the control of the DoD and its contractors, to the extent provided in contracts.
b. Does not apply to:
(1) The transfer within or release from DoD control of military munitions that are to be used for their intended purpose. (See Glossary for definition of "transferred within or released from DoD control.")
(2) Persons outside of the Department of DoD other than defense contractors as provided in contracts.
(3) Subsurface material.