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ACN 087/19 - AUG 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 086/19 - AUG 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 085/19 - AUG 2019 PROMULGATION OF COAST GUARD MERIT PROMOTION PLAN ACN 084/19 - AUG 2019 QUALIFIED RECYCLING PROGRAM ANNUAL REPORTING REQUIREMENT ACN 083/19 - AUG 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 082/19 - AUG 2019 UPDATE TO THE COAST GUARD WEIGHT AND BODY FAT STANDARDS PROGRAM ACN 081/19 - JUL 2019 ENLISTED RATING ADVANCEMENT TRAINING SYSTEM (ERATS) SUMMER 2019 UPDATE ACN 080/19 - JUL 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 079/19 - JUL 2019 COMMANDER’S INTENT WITH RESPECT TO MARIJUANA USE AND A NEW PUNITIVE GENERAL ORDER THAT PROHIBITS ENTRY INTO AND SUPPORT OF MARIJUANA ESTABLISHMENTS ACN 078/19 - JUL 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 077/19 - JUL 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 076/19 - JUL 2019 REQUEST FOR CELL PHONE LOCATION DATA IN SUPPORT OF SEARCH AND RESCUE ACN 075/19 - JUL 2019 MORALE, WELL BEING, AND RECREATION (MWR) – UPDATED POLICY GUIDANCE ACN 074/19 - JUL 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 073/19 - JUL 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 072/19 - JUL 2019 PROMULGATION OF FINANCIAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT MANUAL (FRMM) AND PROCEDURES (FRMM-P) ACN 071/19 - JUL 2019 SAR MISSION COORDINATOR (SMC) AND ACTIVE SUSPENSION (ACTSUS) AUTHORITY DESIGNATION UPON CHANGE OF COMMAND ACN 070/19 - JUL 2019 CHANGE 2 TO COAST GUARD INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACQUISITION REVIEW (ITAR) ACN 069/19 - JUL 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 068/19 - JUL 2019 CLARIFICATION OF RISK MANAGEMENT/TEAM COORDINATION TRAINING (TCT) FACILITATOR REQUIREMENTS FOR AUXILIARISTS ACN 067/19 - JUL 2019 PROMULGATION OF COAST GUARD SUPPLEMENT TO THE JOINT TRAVEL REGULATIONS ACN 066/19 - JUN 2019 REIMBURSEMENT OF SPOUSE STATE LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION COSTS ACN 065/19 - JUN 2019 EXTENSION UPDATE TO MEDICAL STANDARDS FOR APPOINTMENT, ENLISTMENT, OR INDUCTION INTO THE COAST GUARD ACN 064/19 - JUN 2019 PROMULGATION OF THE NEW U.S. COAST GUARD ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING POLICY, COMDTINST 5090.1 AND THE ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING IMPLEMENTING PROCEDURES ACN 063/19 - JUN 2019 ADVANCED PRACTICE PROVIDER POLICY UPDATE