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TITLE:  DoD Directive 5525.9, "Compliance of DoD Members, Employees, and Family Members Outside the United States with Court Orders", 12/27/1988

SUMMARY: This Directive: 1. Implements Section 721 of Public Law 100-456, September 29, 1988. 2. Establishes policy and procedures for the return to the United States of, or other action affecting, DoD members and employees serving outside the United States, and family members accompanying them. 3. Prescribes procedures for treating such individuals who have been charged with, or convicted of, a felony in a court, have been held in contempt of a court for failure to obey the court's order, or have been ordered to show cause by a court why they should not be held in contempt for failing to obey the court's order.

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Change 1, 08/17/1990

OPR:  GC, DOD, 703-695-7157