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ACN 046/19 - MAY 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 045/19 - MAY 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 044/19 - MAY 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 043/19 - MAY 2019 ANTHROPOMETRIC MEASUREMENTS AND WAIVER PROCEDURES FOR AVIATION CANDIDATES ACN 042/19 - MAY 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 041/19 - MAY 2019 PROMULGATION OF ADMINISTRATIVE REMARKS, FORM CG-3307, COMDTINST 1000.14D ACN 040/19 - MAY 2019 PROMULGATION OF SHIPBOARD SIDE LAUNCH & RECOVERY (SL&R) TACTICS,TECHNIQUES, AND PROCEDURES (TTP), CGTTP 3-91.25 ACN 039/19 - APR 2019 AMPLIFYING INFORMATION ON COAST GUARD WEIGHT AND BODY FAT STANDARDS ACN 038/19 - APR 2019 MONTH OF THE MILITARY CHILD: IN-HOME FAMILY CHILDCARE (FCC) INITIATIVES ACN 037/19 - APR 2019 PROMULGATION OF REVISED CIVILIAN AWARDS MANUAL ACN 036/19 - APR 2019 IDPL CDR AND LCDR CONTINUATION ACN 035/19 - APR 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 034/19 - APR 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 033/19 - APR 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 032/19 - APR 2019 GENDER DYSPHORIA MEDICAL POLICY UPDATES ACN 031/19 - APR 2019 UPDATED MILITARY TRANSGENDER SERVICE POLICY AND TIME EXTENSIONS FOR DIAGNOSIS ACN 030/19 - APR 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 029/19 - APR 2019 PROMULGATION OF AIDS TO NAVIGATION (ATON) POSITIONING TACTICS, TECHNIQUES, AND PROCEDURES (TTP), CGTTP 3-71.21 ACN 028/19 - MAR 2019 CHANGE TO WEIGHT AND BODY FAT SCREENING PROCEDURES AND EXEMPTIONS TO WEIGH-IN OCCASIONS ACN 027/19 - MAR 2019 IDENTIFICATION OF POTENTIAL ENVIRONMENTAL LIABILITIES ACN 026/19 - MAR 2019 EMERGENCY SUPPORT FUNCTION #10 (ESF #10) MISSION ASSIGNMENT POLICY GUIDANCE ACN 025/19 - MAR 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED ACN 024/19 - MAR 2019 SEARCH AND RESCUE POLICY UPDATES ACN 023/19 - MAR 2019 PROMULGATION OF NATIONAL CONTAINER INSPECTION PROGRAM MANUAL, COMDTINST M16616.11D ACN 022/19 - MAR 2019 INTERNET RELEASE IS NOT AUTHORIZED