STORE HAZARDOUS ITEMS, MATERIALS, AND IED COMPONENTS
1. Storage of hazardous items, materials and Improvised Explosive Device (IED) components will be
IAW the following:
a. For Federal Agencies - Storage of these components and bulk explosives is authorized under
the provisions of the Economy Act of 1932.
b. For Non-Federal Agencies - In the interest of public safety, provided no out-of-pocket use of
Army funds is necessary, explosive components and/or materials may be stored for periods of
90 days or less. Items may be stored for an additional 90-day period upon approval of the
major commander concerned.
c. A chain of custody can only be maintained for use in a military court.