ARMY - AR 135-178
ENLISTED ADMINISTRATIVE SEPARATIONS
|Publication Date:||26 April 2004|
Purpose and scope.
a. This regulation sets policies, standards, and procedures to ensure the readiness and competency of the U.S. Army while providing for the orderly administrative separation of Army National Guard of the United States (ARNGUS) and U.S. Army Reserve (USAR) enlisted soldiers for a variety of reasons. Readiness is promoted by maintaining high standards of conduct and performance.
Applicability. This regulation applies to all enlisted soldiers of the ARNGUS and the USAR who are not performing full-time active duty in the U.S. Army. Applicability includes ARNGUS and USAR soldiers performing annual training (except as indicated below) and ARNGUS soldiers serving on full-time National Guard Duty under Title 32, United States Code. Discharge of ARNGUS soldiers from the Army National Guard is governed by National Guard Regulation (NGR) 600-200.