STOCK NUMBER (Column a). National stock number of the item described. Items without
stock numbers should be requisitioned by Federal Supply Code for Manufacturers (FSCM) and part
number with exception data in accordance with AR 710-2.
ITEM DESCRIPITION (Column b). Identifies the item contained in the COEI, BII, and the
AAL. It will also contain nomenclature, serial/USA number (if applicable) that will be useful in iden-
tifying and controlling the item. Serial number is to be inserted and initialed on all copies by hand
receipt holder. In addition, it will contain the 5-digit Federal Supply Code for manufacturers (FSCM),
Part Number (P/N) and Usable on code if applicable.
(Column c). The Accounting Requirements Code (ARC) is entered here.
The Accounting Requirements Code (ARC) refers to property accountability,
not to disposable authority. Disposition action and authority for an unser-
viceable item is governed by the recoverability code (5th position of the SMR
code) assigned to the item in the RPSTL.
One of the following codes will apply:
I terns not consumed in use, retaining their identity during use, and
requiring that accountability be maintained throughout the life of
Nonconsumable components of sets, kits, outfits, and assemblies;
all tools in FSCs 5110, 5120, 5130, 5133, 5140, 5180, 5210, 5220,
and 5280; and any other nonconsumable with a price in excess of
.00 not already N.
Items regardless of type classification or price, which are con-
sumed in use. Includes all class 9 repair parts. Items not consumed
in use, costing .00 or less, and not already N or D.
Information not available.
SEC (Column d). The Physical Security/Pilferage code is entered here. This is a one-position
code which indicates the security classification or pilferage control for storage or transportation of
assets. Order of precedence for assignment of codes is classified, sensitive, pilferable, unclassified, as
Physical Security Code
CONFIDENTIAL - Former Restricted Data
CONFIDENTIAL - Restricted Data
CONFIDENTIAL - Cryptologic
SECRET - Cryptologic
TOP SECRET - Cryptologic
SECRET - Former Restricted Data
SECRET - Restricted Data
TOP SECRET - Former Restricted Data