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1

What are the four types of uniforms authorized for
wear by uniformed employees of the California Highway Patrol (CHP)?

Formal Uniform
Work Uniform
Utility Uniform
Cold Weather Uniform

HPM 73.5 1-1

2

Employees may wear either the long-sleeve or short-sleeve shirt on a year-round basis, as part of the work uniform.

TRUE or FALSE?

TRUE

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3

Employees ____ at all times wear some form
of approved neckwear whenever a jacket is
worn.

SHALL

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4

If an undergarment is worn and visible with the tan
work uniform, it shall be white in color, irrespective
of the color of the ballistic vest carrier worn.

TRUE or FALSE?

TRUE

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5

Who has the authority to designate an area as a cold
weather area?

Division Commander

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6

When performing patrol duties, uniformed employees
operating a patrol car _____ keep the campaign hat
(felt or straw) readily available within the vehicle.


SHALL

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7

Accouterments are only to be worn on what uniforms?

formal/work uniform and green dress jacket only.

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8

All uniformed employees, regardless of rank or assignment, shall possess and maintain, for immediate use, a properly fitting formal uniform and long-sleeve blue utility uniform, complete with required accouterments and equipment items.

TRUE or FALSE?

TRUE

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9

All uniformed employees and cadets are prohibited from displaying any body art, tattoo(s), brands(s), intentional
scarring, mutilation, or dental ornamentation while on
duty or representing the Department in any official
capacity.

TRUE or FALSE?

TRUE

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10

Soft body armor _____ be worn by all personnel
who operate a marked patrol vehicle while in
uniform.

SHALL

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11

Soft body armor shall be replaced within __ years from
the date of manufacture.


5

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12

The departmental badge ____ always be attached
to the badge holder on the outermost garment while
in uniform.


SHALL

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13

When worn in view, cellular phones, pagers, and PDAs shall be restricted to the following nonfluorescent colors.

silver, gold, black, brown gray, or other conservative colors.

14

The brass buckle trouser belt ____ ____ be worn in conjunction with the duty belt.


SHALL NOT

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15

Wearing sunglasses or eyeglasses on the top of the
head is ________.


Prohibited

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16

All proposals for uniform/equipment changes, additions or deletions shall be submitted through channels by __________.

Memorandum (CHP 51)

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17

A CHP ____ shall be submitted in triplicate when filing a reimbursement claim for damaged uniform or equipment.

CHP 130

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18

Upon submission of a claim for reimbursement, the immediate commander shall hold the damaged
item until the claimant is reimbursed. Once reimbursed,
the item shall be ______.

Destroyed

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19

There are no exceptions to personnel performing field enforcement duties without soft body armor.

TRUE or FALSE

FALSE

Commanders may grant exemptions.

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20

Males and females employees are allowed to wear
earrings while working in civilian attire.

TRUE or FALSE

FALSE

Only female employees are allowed to wear earrings only while in civilian attire.

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