Links to some very
Selective Service System forms
Form 8 Used under the SSSís newer mobilization plan known as RIPS (Registrant Information Processing System). This Form would be used to indicate to SSS all the kinds of claims you wish to make for reclassification.
Form 9 Used under the SSSís emergency mobilization plan known as RIMS (Registrant Information and Management System). This Form would be used to indicate to SSS all the kinds of claims you wish to make for either postponements of induction or changes in classification.
Form 22 [Sample Form 22 in Adobe Acrobat format] Used under both draft plans (RIMS and RIPS) to document your claim for Conscientious Objector status. The SSS will send you Form 22 if you indicate on either Form 8 (RIPS) or Form 9 (RIMS) that you wish to claim CO status. The Form contains three important questions that you should learn about and prepare to answer well before you are of draft age (age 19).
Questions on CO Questionnaire
Take time now to carefully think out and write down answers to the following three questions, copied from the Selective Service Systemís Form 22, which are the most important features of the Form. This way you will be fully prepared to dispatch Form 22 in the nine-day time frame when you receive it.