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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 ACN 062/19 - JUN 2019 UTILIZATION OF AEROMEDICAL PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS (APA) IN THE COAST GUARD ACN 061/19 - JUN 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 060/19 - JUN 2019 UPDATED CIVIL RIGHTS MANUAL COMDTINST M5350.4D ACN 059/19 - JUN 2019 FY19 NDAA REQUIRED READINESS REPORTING (CG-RRR) ACN 058/19 - JUN 2019 PROMULGATION OF COMMUNICABLE DISEASE FORCE HEALTH PROTECTION (CDFHP) TACTICS, TECHNIQUES, AND PROCEDURES (TTP), CGTTP 4-02.2 ACN 057/19 - JUN 2019 PROMULGATION OF HELICOPTER HOISTING FOR NON-FLIGHT DECK VESSELS TACTICS, TECHNIQUES, AND PROCEDURES (TTP), CGTTP 3-91.24 ACN 056/19 - JUN 2019 CHANGE 8 TO MILITARY ASSIGNMENTS AND AUTHORIZED ABSENCES ACN 055/19 - MAY 2019 PROMULGATION OF ELECTRICAL SAFETY TACTICS, TECHNIQUES, AND PROCEDURES (TTP), CGTTP 4-11.19 ACN 054/19 - MAY 2019 PROMULGATION OF COAST GUARD DINING FACILITY ADMINISTRATION MANAGEMENT TACTICS, TECHNIQUES, AND PROCEDURES (TTP), CGTTP 4-11.17 ACN 053/19 - MAY 2019 OFFICER SPECIALTY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM UPDATE AND ANNOUNCEMENT OF PAUSE IN ACCEPTANCE OF OSC APPLICATIONS (CG-5319A) AFTER 1 JUL 2019 ACN 052/19 - MAY 2019 CLARIFICATION OF COAST GUARD INCIDENT COMMAND SYSTEM TRAINING REQUIREMENTS ACN 051/19 - MAY 2019 DISTRIBUTION OF SPECIAL NEEDS RECORDS ACN 050/19 - MAY 2019 DEGREE REPORTING AND VALIDATION OF CURRENT DEGREE COMPLETIONS IN DIRECT ACCESS