This is a GSNETX policy that is backed up and supported by GSUSA. Safety Activity Checkpoints for Group Camping
state that the leader is required to council procedures for activity approval.
Volunteer Essentials states that Leaders are required to observe all safety guidelines and Safety Activity Checkpoints, as well as procedures outlined by your council, including those that supplement or augment Girl Scouts standards.
This information has also been communicated in previous versions of Service Unit Update & e-Connections.