nonstandard item


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nonstandard item

An item of supply determined by standardization action as not authorized for procurement.
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In an MTOE or TDA NSLIN, the first letter matches the first character of the LIN for a standard item that is similar to the nonstandard item. The second NSLIN character is the letter of the nomenclature of the item.
This article chronicles the next-generation systems processes for cataloging nonstandard items, imminent data cleansing, migration, and conversion as it relates to nonstandard, noncataloged items during the fielding of Global Combat Support System--Army (GCSS--Army).
Use this same format to request assignment of an SN, NSN or management control number (MCN) for nonstandard items and museum pieces.
Property book officers (PBOs) followed existing local procedures to account for these nonstandard items, which, Army-wide, resulted in the assignment of many different nonstandard line item numbers (NSLINs) to the same item.
This division develops the internal policies and procedures required by the CCMs; analyzes and designs functional systems for cataloging, supply, procurement, supply discrepancy reports, maintenance and obsolete and nonstandard items; writes the FMS cases for CLSSAs, blanket orders, publications, Defense Logistic Agency/General Services Administration defined line and unique/nonstandard cases, modifications and amendments (comprising approximately 38 percent of the Army's FMS cases); manages the USASAC emergency operations center at New Cumberland and all related emergency and mobilization plans and exercises; conducts continuous functional reviews and analyses to improve performance of USASAC systems; and trains USASAC systems users.
The 25 February 2004 update to AR 710-2, Supply Policy Below the National Level, authorizes IMA garrisons to submit turn-in transactions to transfer commercial nonstandard items directly from their property books to their DRMOs.