Accession Number : ADA323031

Title :   Department of the Army FY 1998/1999 Biennial Budget Estimates Submitted to Congress February 1997. National Guard Personnel, Army.

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

PDF Url : ADA323031

Report Date : FEB 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 105

Abstract : The mission of the Army National Guard (ARNG) is to provide units of trained and proficient personnel. As an integral part of the first line of defense of the United States, ARNG soldiers are prepared for mobilization at all times. The National Guard Personnel, Army (NGPA) appropriation finances the costs to train, education, and prepare ANG military personnel for their Federal missions. These costs consist of basic pay, incentive pay, basic allowances for subsistence and quarters, clothing, tuition, education benefits, travel and per diem, other pay and allowances, permanent change of station, hospitalization and disability, death gratuities, retired pay accrual, the government's share of FICA, schools, (e.g. career development, refresher, pilot training, MOS mismatch training, new equipment training), and special training including missions to support CINC initiatives to reduce Army PERSTEMPO.

Descriptors :   *ARMY PERSONNEL, *ARMY BUDGETS, *PLANNING PROGRAMMING BUDGETING, NATIONAL GUARD, LOGISTICS SUPPORT, ARMY TRAINING, ENLISTED PERSONNEL, RECRUITING, COST ESTIMATES, CAREERS, MANPOWER, SALARIES, ACTIVE DUTY, TABLES(DATA), OFFICER PERSONNEL.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE