Department of Defense Instruction 6400.06: Domestic Abuse Involving DoD Military and Certain Affiliated Personnel, August 21, 2007 [Incorporating Change 1, September 20, 2011]   [open pdf - 276KB]

Purpose of this Instruction: "Pursuant to Reference (a), this Instruction: 1.1. Establishes, implements, and updates domestic abuse policies; identifies and assigns responsibilities for preventing and responding to domestic abuse; replaces and cancels References (b) through (d) and Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness (USD(P&R)) Memorandum, 'Policy for Implementation of Domestic Violence Misdemeanor Amendment to the Gun Control Act for Civilian Personnel' (Reference (e)); Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness (USD(P&R)) Memorandum, 'Domestic Abuse Victim Advocate Program' (Reference (f)); USD(P&R) Policy Memorandum, 'Military Protective Orders (MPOs)' (Reference (g)); USD(P&R) Policy Memorandum, 'Implementation of the Armed Forces Domestic Security Act,' (Reference (h)); USD(P&R) Policy Memorandum, 'Establishing Domestic Violence Memoranda of Understanding Between Military and Local Civilian Officials,' (Reference (i); Principal Deputy USD(P&R) Policy Memorandum, 'Domestic Violence Prosecution Training,' (Reference (j)); USD(P&R) Policy Memorandum, 'Domestic Abuse Training for Chaplains,' (Reference (k)); USD(P&R) Policy Memorandum, 'Domestic Abuse Response and Intervention Training for Commanding Officers and Senior Enlisted Personnel,' (Reference (l)); USD(P&R) Policy Memorandum, 'Establishing Protocols for Law Enforcement and Command Responses to Domestic Violence Involving Military Members on Active Duty,' (Reference (m)); USD(P&R) Policy Memorandum, 'Domestic Abuse Identification and Assessment Training for Health Care Providers,' (Reference (n)); and USD(P&R) Policy Memorandum, 'Restricted Reporting Policy for Incidents of Domestic Abuse' (Reference (o))."

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