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TITLE:  DoD Directive 5210.56, "Use of Deadly Force and the Carrying of Firearms by DoD Personnel Engaged in Law Enforcement and Security Duties," 11/01/2001

SUMMARY:  This Directive reissues DoD Directive 5210.56, dated February 25, 1992,  and implements
the provisions of reference (b) that govern the carrying of firearms by civilian DoD personnel performing law
enforcement and security duties, and references (c) and (d) that apply to the carrying of firearms by DoD
military and civilian personnel aboard commercial aircraft.

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Change 1, 01/24/2002

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