Purpose. This regulation prescribes policies for the preparation, coordination, legal review, approval, authentication, final publication, and distribution of Army publications, and forms, to include printed and digital media (for example, CD-ROM and the Internet). This regulation and DA Pamphlet 25-40 contain specific, detailed guidance for the operation and management of the Army Publishing Program. The guidance prescribed by this regulation applies to all official Army publications and forms, regardless of format or delivery medium.
Applicability. This regulation applies to the Active Army, the Army National Guard of the United States and the U.S. Army Reserve.