Accession Number : ADA325766

Title :   Reserve Component Programs, Fiscal Year 1996, The Annual Report of the Reserve Forces Policy Board.

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WASHINGTON DC

PDF Url : ADA325766

Report Date : MAR 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 143

Abstract : The Reserve Forces Policy Board Annual Report for Fiscal Year 1996 is provided to the President in compliance with Title 10, United States Code, Section 113(c)(3). In this report, the Board has reviewed the progress that has been made by the Department in improving the accessibility and readiness of the Reserve components, and has identified areas where, in the Board's judgment, further improvements are required to make the Reserve components more effective members of the Total Force. The report also describes the bridges the Reserve components are building to support jointness and integration as we approach the 21st century.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY RESERVES, *OPERATIONAL READINESS, *MANPOWER UTILIZATION, MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES), MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, POLICIES, NATIONAL SECURITY, MOBILIZATION, COMBAT READINESS, MILITARY CAPABILITIES, JOINT MILITARY ACTIVITIES, MILITARY EXERCISES, MILITARY TRAINING, MILITARY PUBLICATIONS, NATIONAL DEFENSE, MILITARY DOWNSIZING, PEACEKEEPING, OPERATIONS OTHER THAN WAR.

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE