Nonlethal Weapons (NLW)

Multi-Service Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for the Employment of Nonlethal Weapons

May 2020

Corresponding Service Publication Numbers
USA - ATP 3-22.40
USMC - MCTP 10-10A
USN - NTTP 3-07.3.2
USAF - AFTTP 3-2.45
USCG - CGTTP 3-93.2

Description: This publication discusses the policy and parameters governing nonlethal weapons (NLW). This publication increases commander and subordinate awareness for nonlethal weapons planning, capabilities, and employment.

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MTTP History

MTTP History

 2022 March  Request for Feedback
 2020 May  Published
 2020 March  Command Approval Package
 2018 March  World Wide Review
 2017 October  Joint Working Group 2
 2017 September  Joint Working Group 1
 2017 August  Program Approval Package
 2017 June  Request for Feedback
 2015 February  Published
 2014 November  Command Approval Package
 2012 May  World Wide Review
 2011 July  Program Approval Package 3
 2011 May  Program Approval Package 2
 2011 March  Joint Working Group 2
 2011 February  Joint Working Group 1
 2010 November  Program Approval Package 1
 2010 August  Request for Feedback
 2007 October  Published
 2003 January  Published
 1998 October  Published
   Project Initiated




 Program Approval Package 1





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