Accession Number : ADA306907

Title :   Military Whistleblower Protection,

Corporate Author : INSPECTOR GENERAL DEPT OF DEFENSE ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s) : Gibson, D.

PDF Url : ADA306907

Report Date : 12 AUG 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : This Directive reissues DoD Directive 7050.6 dated September 3, 1992, to updated policy and responsibilities for military whistleblower protection under Section 1034 of Title 10, USC; include complaints of sexual harassment or unlawful discrimination as 'protected communications'; expand the scope of persons and activities to whom a protected communication may be made, to include any person or organization (including any person or organization in the chain of command) designated under Component regulations or other established administrative procedures to receive such communications; include referral for mental health evaluations under DoD Directive 6490.1 as a 'personnel action.'

Descriptors :   *MILITARY PERSONNEL, *PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT, *MILITARY PUBLICATIONS, PROTECTION, MENTAL HEALTH, DISCRIMINATION, DIRECTIVES, SEXUAL HARASSMENT.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE