DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE (DOD) YOUTH PROGRAMS (YPS)
|Publication Date:||23 August 2004|
PURPOSE. This Instruction:
Implements policy, assigns responsibilities, and prescribes procedures under reference (a) for youth programs (YPs) for children and youth, kindergarten through grade 12, of DoD military members, civilian employees, and other eligible patrons of Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR) programs in accordance with references (a) through (d) and DoD 8910.1-M, 42 U.S.C. 1766, 7 CFR Part 226, DoD Directive 1020.1, 29 U.S.C. 794, DoD Instruction 6060.3, DoD Instruction 1402.5, 10 U.S.C. 1799, DoD Instruction 1015.15, 42 U.S.C. 13041, DoD Directive 6400., DoD Instruction 6060.2, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 101, Unified Facilities Criteria (UFC 4-740.06), DoD 6060.1-M-18, DoD 1400.25-M, DoD 4500.36-R and DoD Directive 5500.7-R (references (e) through (v)).
APPLICABILITY AND SCOPE. This Instruction applies to:
The Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Military Departments, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of 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 in the Department of Defense (hereafter referred to collectively as the "DoD Components"). The term "Military Services," as used herein, refers to the Army, the Navy, the Air Force, and the Marine Corps.