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Does an SOP have to be posted or easily accessible for Soldiers to Read

Does it HAVE TO BE? No

However common sense dictates the SOP be available to anyone with a need to know so they can properly do their job.

What good is an SOP if  it cannot be accessed in a timely manner?

There might be one exception.  If the SOP is classified then access could be curtailed based on security reasons.

This is an issue that should be addressed with the chain of command and seems like an incredibly easy fix.

Hope this helps

TOP

posted on 08/10/2017 under Q&A
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Mark is a Retired Command Sergeant Major with 26 years of military leadership experience. He held 3 military occupational specialties (Field Artillery, Nuclear Weapons Tech, and Ammunition Ordnance). Mark is one of the leading military authors in the fields of leadership, counseling, and training..

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