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MILITARY PERSONNEL LAW MANUAL: Title I-Active Duty Pay and Allowances

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Technical Report

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United States General Accounting Office Washington United States

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This is Title I of the Second Edition of the Military Personnel Law Manual.The Manual is prepared by the Office of General Counsel, U.S. GeneralAccounting Office GAG. The purpose of the Manual is to present the legalentitlements of members of the uniformed services including an overviewof the statutes and regulations which give rise to those entitlements, in thefollowing areas Title IActive Duty Pay and Allowances Title IITravelTitle HIRetired Pay, Separation Payments, and Death Benefits and TitleIVSurvivor Benefit Plan.This edition of the Military Personnel Law Manual is being published inloose leaf style with the introduction and four titles separately wrapped.The Manual generally reflects decisions of this Office issued throughSeptember 30,1992. The material in the Manual is, of course, subject torevision by statute or through the decision-making process. Accordingly,this Manual should be considered as a general guide only and should notbe cited as an independent source of legal authority. This Manualsupersedes the edition of the Military Personnel Law Manual which waspublished in June 1983 with revised pages issued May 1985, coveringdecisions through December 31,1984.

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  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Sociology and Law
  • Military Forces and Organizations

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