Accession Number : ADA320998

Title :   Separation or Retirement for Physical Disability,

Corporate Author : ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (FORCE MANAGEMENT AND PERSONNEL) WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Blanchard, G.

PDF Url : ADA320998

Report Date : 04 NOV 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : This Directive reissues DoD Directive 1332.18, dated February 25, 1986, to update policy and responsibilities for separation or retirement for physical disability under Title 10, USC and related determinations under Titles 5 and 26, USC; incorporates policy and responsibility for conduct of Ready Reserve physical examinations and certification of physical condition under Section 10206 of Title 10, USC; authorizes procedures under DoD Instructions 1332.38 and 1332.39 for the DoD Disability Evaluation System (DES); and establishes policy for processing Active and Reserve component members who have conditions that are cause for referral for physical disability evaluation.

Descriptors :   *DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, *RETIREMENT, *SEPARATION, *INSTRUCTIONS, *DIRECTIVES, *INCAPACITATION, MILITARY PERSONNEL, POLICIES, UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, MILITARY PUBLICATIONS.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE