ABSTRACT

Department of Defense Instruction 3003.01: DoD Support to Civil Search and Rescue (SAR), September 26, 2011 [Incorporating Change 1, May 12, 2017]   [open pdf - 103KB]

Alternate Title: DoDI 3003.01: DoD Support to Civil Search and Rescue (SAR), September 26, 2011 [Incorporating Change 1, May 12, 2017]

"It is DoD policy that: [a.] DoD shall support domestic civil authorities providing civil SAR [search and rescue] services to the fullest extent practicable on a non-interference basis with primary military duties according to applicable national directives, plans, guidelines, and agreements, pursuant to the authority in and in accordance with the provisions of References (f) and (h), if applicable. [b.] In the event of an incident of significant magnitude or associated with a Presidential declaration of a disaster or emergency, DoD shall respond to requests for assistance from the Secretary of Homeland Security or other designated Federal or State officials, consistent with Reference (j) and (e) and in accordance with section 5121 et seq. of title 42, United States Code (U.S.C.) (Reference (m)). [c.] All SAR operations conducted in support of domestic civil authorities prior to a Presidential declaration of a disaster or emergency shall respond to requests for assistance from the Secretary of Homeland Security or other designated Federal or State officials consistent with Reference (j) and in accordance with section 1535 of title 31, U.S.C. (Reference (n))."

Report Number:
Department of Defense Instruction 3003.01; DoDI 3003.01
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Date:
2017-05-12
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Public Domain
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Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC): http://www.dtic.mil/
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pdf
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