MILPER Number: 98-058

Proponent

TAPC-MSP-O

 

Title

Promotion to First Lieutenant

 

…Issued:[13-Jan-1998]…

 

Milper Message Number
98-058
Proponent 
CDRPERSCOM ALEXANDRIA VA// TAPC-MSP-O
Title
PROMOTION TO FIRST LIEUTENANT
Issued: [14 Jan 98]

1.  THIS MILPER MSG WILL EXPIRE JAN 00.

2.  REFERENCE CHAPTER 3, AR 600-8-29.

3.  ARMY LEADERSHIP HAS AGREED TO A CHANGE IN THE TIME-IN-SERVICE
(TIS) CRITERIA FOR PROMOTION FROM 2LT TO 1LT AS A MEANS TO MEET
FUTURE ARMY COMMISSIONED OFFICER REQUIREMENTS.  THE CHANGE IN
PROMOTION “PIN ON POINT” IS REDUCED FROM 24 MONTHS TIS TO 18
MONTHS TIS EFFECTIVE 1 APRIL 1998. THE CHANGE WILL BEGIN 1
APRIL 1998 AND BE FULLY IMPLEMENTED BY 1 JUNE 1998.

4.  2LT(S) WITH AN ENTRY ON ACTIVE DUTY, CURRENT TOUR (EADC) OF 1
APR 96 THRU 30 NOV 96 WILL BE ELIGIBLE FOR PROMOTION (PED) TO 1LT
IAW THE FOLLOWING SCHEDULE:

EAD                      PED
1-4 APR 96               1 APR 98
5-8 APR 96               2 APR 98
9-12 APR 96              3 APR 98
13-16 APR 96             4 APR 98
17-20 APR 96             5 APR 98
21-24 APR 96             6 APR 98
25-28 APR 96             7 APR 98
29 APR – 2 MAY 96        8 APR 98
3-6 MAY 96               9 APR 98
7-10 MAY 96              10 APR 98
11-14 MAY 96             11 APR 98
15-18 MAY 96             12 APR 98
19-22 MAY 96             13 APR 98
23-26 MAY 96             14 APR 98
27-30 MAY 96             15 APR 98
31 MAY – 3 JUN 96        16 APR 98      (ROTC APPOINTMENTS IN MAY
4-7 JUN 96               17 APR 98      AND JUNE WILL STILL HAVE
8-11 JUN 96              18 APR 98      THEIR 2LT DOR ADJUSTED TO
12-15 JUN 96             19 APR 98      THE USMA GRADUATION DATE
16-19 JUN 96             20 APR 98      AND HAVE THEIR PED ADJUSTED
20-23 JUN 96             21 APR 98      ACCORDINGLY.)
24-27 JUN 96             22 APR 98
28 JUN – 1 JUL 96        23 APR 98
2-5 JUL 96               24 APR 98
6-9 JUL 96               25 APR 98
10-13 JUL 96             26 APR 98
14-17 JUL 96             27 APR 98
18-21 JUL 96             28 APR 98
22-25 JUL 96             29 APR 98
26-29 JUL 96             30 APR 98
30 JUL – 2 AUG 96        1 MAY 98
3-6 AUG 96               2 MAY 98
7-10 AUG 96              3 MAY 98
11-14 AUG 96             4 MAY 98
15-18 AUG 96             5 MAY 98
19-22 AUG 96             6 MAY 98
23-26 AUG 96             7 MAY 98
27-30 AUG 96             8 MAY 98
31 AUG – 3 SEP 96        9 MAY 98
4-7 SEP 96               10 MAY 98
8-11 SEP 96              11 MAY 98
12-15 SEP 96             12 MAY 98
16-19 SEP 96             13 MAY 98
20-23 SEP 96             14 MAY 98
24-27 SEP 96             15 MAY 98
28 SEP – 1 OCT 96        16 MAY 98
2-5 OCT 96               17 MAY 98
6-9 OCT 96               18 MAY 98
10-13 OCT 96             19 MAY 98
14-17 OCT 96             20 MAY 98
18-21 OCT 96             21 MAY 98
22-25 OCT 96             22 MAY 98
26-29 OCT 96             23 MAY 98
30 OCT – 2 NOV 96        24 MAY 98
3-6 NOV 96               25 MAY 98
7-10 NOV 96              26 MAY 98
11-14 NOV 96             27 MAY 98
15-18 NOV 96             28 MAY 98
19-22 NOV 96             29 MAY 98
23-26 NOV 96             30 MAY 98
27-30 NOV 96             31 MAY 98
1 DEC 96                 1 JUN 98

5.  THE TIS CRITERIA FOR PROMOTION FROM 2LT TO 1LT PERTAINS TO
ACTIVE TIME-IN-SERVICE ONLY, AGAIN, ONLY ACTIVE TIS WILL BE USED
TO COMPUTE PROMOTION ELIGIBILITY DATE (PED).  USE THE EADC DATE
TO COMPUTE THE 18 MONTHS ACTIVE SERVICE FOR 2LT(S) WITH A DATE OF
RANK (DOR) DIFFERENT FROM THE DATE THEY ENTERED ACTIVE DUTY,
THEIR PED WILL BE ON THE 18 MONTH ANNIVERSARY OF THEIR ENTRY ON
ACTIVE DUTY.

6.  1LT PED WILL BE THE EARLIER OF THE DATES DETERMINED IN PARAGRAPH
3, OR PARAGRAPH 4, OR THE SECOND ANNIVERSARY OF THE 2LT ADOR.

7.  DA FORM(S) 78 ALREADY PROCESSED DO NOT NEED TO BE REDONE IN
ORDER TO COMPLY WITH THE RESTRICTION OF FORWARDING TO THE
APPROVAL AUTHORITY PRIOR TO 120 DAYS.  MPD/PSB IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED
TO MAKE PEN AND INK CHANGES TO REFLECT THE CORRECT DOR ON THE DA
FORM(S) 78 THAT HAVE ALREADY BEEN PROCESSED.

8.  POC FOR ADMINISTRATIVE AND PROCEDURAL PROMOTION CONSIDERATION
MATTERS IS THE TOTAL ARMY PERSONNEL COMMAND, OFFICER PROMOTIONS
SECTION (TAPC-MSP-O) AT DSN 221-9340 OR COMMERCIAL 703-325-9340.