Rank and Seniority of Commissioned Officers
|Publication Date:||18 April 2011|
REISSUANCE AND PURPOSE
Reissues Reference (a) as a DoD Instruction, consistent with References (b) and (c).
Continues to implement sections 541, 620, 624, 641, 741, 743, 2106, and 2107 of Reference (d) to establish policies governing the determination of the dates of rank and precedence of commissioned officers on the Active Duty List.
Continues to implement sections 12207, 12320, 14002, 14003, 14308, and 14317 of Reference (d) to establish policies governing the determination of the dates of rank and precedence of commissioned officers on the Reserve Active Status List.
This Instruction applies to the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Military Departments, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Combatant Commands, the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Defense, the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities in the Department of Defense (hereafter referred to collectively as the "DoD Components").