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SECNAV Instruction 1770.5 (23 AUG 2018) MANAGEMENT AND DISPOSITION OF LINE OF DUTY BENEFITS FOR MEMBERS OF THE NAVY AND MARINE CORPS RESERVES

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4. Policy

a. Per references (a) through (l), Navy and Marine Corps RC Service Members who incur or aggravate injuries, illnesses, or diseases during periods of Active Duty, Inactive Duty Training, Funeral Honors duty, while traveling directly to or from such duty or training, or while remaining overnight immediately before the commencement of or between successive periods of such duty, may be eligible for Line of Duty (LOD) benefits, unless such injury, illness, or disease is the result of the gross negligence or misconduct of the member. For purposes of this instruction, a determination that establishes a covered condition is an “in-LOD determination.”