Lesson 4/Learning Event 4
c. For the ARNG, state Adjutant Generals (AG) may authorize the
reporting of repair costs using the property accountability management
Memorandum (NGBM) 700-1, Chapter 18.
If liability is admitted and the extent of
damage does not exceed the
responsible person's monthly basic pay, prepare
DD Form 362 (Statement of
Destroyed) or DD Form 1131
on pages 150 and 151.
If liability is admitted and the extent of damage exceeds the person's
monthly basic pay, initiate a report of survey.
If negligence or misconduct is involved and liability is not admitted,
initiate a report of survey (discussed in the next paragraph).
a. In no case will separate reports of survey be prepared for the same
incident unless the damaged property is recorded on separate property
released by the survey officer, attach a copy of the report of survey or the
is not economically repairable, attach a copy of the approved report of
survey, or the survey officer's release statement, and a copy of the
property for which negligence or misconduct is suspected will not be
repaired or disposed of, or continued in use, until the survey officer
prepares a release statement.
REPORT OF SURVEY
The rest of this learning event outlines the procedures for processing DA
15-6 investigation. Liability for damage to property, whether by negligence
or misconduct, is resolved by the report of survey.
This section gives
general guidance to those persons who are initiating reports or
investigations, when negligence or misconduct is suspected and liability is