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TITLE:  DoD Directive 6490.2, "Joint Medical Surveillance", 08/30/1997

SUMMARY: This Directive: 1. Establishes policy and assigns responsibility, under DoD Directive 5136.1, May 27, 1994, and DoD Directive 4715.1, February 24, 1996, for routine joint medical surveillance of all Military Service members during active Federal service, especially military deployments. 2. Designates the Secretary of the Army as the DOD Executive Agent for the medical surveillance for deployments for the Department of Defense and for the maintenance of the Armed Forces Serum Repository consistent with this Directive.

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OPR: ASD(HA), 703-697-2112