Lesson 4/Learning Event 3
Temporary Hand-Receipt Procedures.
When property is issued or loaned for
periods of up to 30 calendar days, the following procedures may be used:
Prepare DA Form 3161 in two copies (Figure 46) as a temporary hand
receipt. The person issuing the items keeps the original copy. The person
receiving the items keeps the second copy. The DD Form 1150 may be used in
lieu of DA Form 3161 as a temporary hand receipt.
Prepare a folder for filing
original copies in date sequence.
Destroy both copies of temporary hand receipts when the property is
Review the temporary hand receipt file daily to find if any are due to
Five days prior to expiration of the temporary hand
receipt, take the following actions:
a. Notify the hand receipt holder and arrange for return of the
property not later than the expiration date. Destroy all copies of the hand
receipt when the property is returned.
b. If the user still needs the property, issue it using hand-receipt
Prepare a log book, a locally designated form, or a card file to be
issued for one day or less. Minimum entries for locally designed forms or
log books are NSN, noun nomenclature of tool, and signature of individual.