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Duration of Authority

The following table has the duration of authority dates for various entitlements.  For those entitlements requiring a written agreement, no agreement may be entered into after the specified ending date, unless authorized by Congress.  Other entitlements are authorized through the applicable end date.  See the DoD FMR Volume 7A Chapters for additional entitlement information.


DURATION OF AUTHORITY

CHAPTER

ENTITLEMENT

END DATE

Chapter 3: Special Pay – Officers Only

Accession Bonus

December 31, 2020

Nuclear Power Accession Bonus

Nuclear Officer Continuation Bonus (COBO)

Reserve Component  Affiliation Bonus

Retention Bonus

Transfer Bonus

Chapter 5: Health Professions Officer (HPO) Special and Incentive Pay

Accession Bonus

Critically Short Wartime Skills Accession Bonus

Board Certification Pay

Incentive Pay

Retention Bonus

Chapter 9: Active Duty Enlisted Members Enlistment, Reenlistment, and Retention Bonuses

Critical Skill Retention Bonus

Enlistment Bonus

Military Occupational Specialty Conversion Bonus

Prior Service Enlistment Bonus

Selective Retention Bonus

Transfer Between Components Of A Military Service Bonus

Transfer Between Military Services Bonus

Voluntary Extension Retention Bonus

Chapter 10: Special Pay - Duty Subject to Hostile Fire or Imminent Danger

Hostile Fire Pay

Imminent Danger Pay

Chapter 11 Special Pay-Diving Duty

Diving Duty Hazardous Duty Incentive Pay

Master Diver Skill Incentive Pay

Chapter 15: Special Pay – Assignment Incentive Pay (AIP)

AIP Programs for Involuntary Extensions in Afghanistan or

Certain Theater Units

November 27, 2017

Army – Asymmetric Warfare Group

September 30, 2017

Army – Drill Sergeant and Advance Individual Training Platoon Sergeant

September 30, 2019

Army – Security Force Assistance Brigade

Army – 14th Missile Defense Battery

September 30, 2020

Army – Cyber Command

Army – Joint Special Operations Command

Army – Korea AIP

Army – Operational Deployments

Army – Special Operations Command

Navy – Sea Duty Incentive Pay

December 31, 2021

Navy – Special Warfare Development Group for Combat Support

Air Force – 724th Special Tactics Group

December 31, 2020

Air Force – Burlington, VT

Air Force - Extended Training Service Specialists

Air Force – Homestead ARB, FL

Air Force – Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Field Operations

Air Force – Korea AIP

Air Force – Truax Field, Madison, WI

Air Force – Turkey AIP

Air Force – Kingsley Field, Klamath Falls, Oregon

December 31, 2021

Air Force – Special Operations Command

December 31, 2024

USMC – Operators Special Mission Unit – Direct Support

September 30, 2020

USMC – Cyberspace Operator

December 31, 2020

USMC – Operators Special Mission Unit

Chapter 17: Special Pay – Hardship Duty

Navy – Hardship Duty Pay – Tempo

October 1, 2020

Chapter 19: Foreign Language Proficiency Bonus

Foreign Language Proficiency Bonus

December 31, 2020

Chapter 20: Aviation Bonus (AvB)

Aviation Bonus (AvB)

Chapter 22: Aviation Incentive Pays

Hazardous Duty Incentive Pay

Aviation Incentive Pay for Aviators in Operational Flying Duty (OFD) or Proficiency Flying Duty (PFD) Positions

Aviation Incentive Pay for Aviators NOT in Operational Flying Duty (OFD) or Proficiency Flying Duty (PFD) Positions

Critical Skill Incentive Pay

Chapter 24: Incentive Pay-Hazardous Duty Other Than Aerial Fights

Parachute Duty

Flight Deck Duty

Demotion Duty

Experimental Stress Duty

Toxic Fuel (or Propellants)Duty

Toxic Pesticides Duty

Dangerous Viruses (or Bacteria) Lab Duty

Chemical Munitions Duty

Maritime Visit, Board, Search, Seizure (VBSS) Duty

Polar Regions Flight Operations Duty

Weapons of Mass Destruction Civil Support (WMDCS) Team

Chapter 55: Reserve Income Replacement Program

Reserve Income Replacement Program

Chapter 56: Ready Reserve (RR) Accession, Affiliation, Enlistment, And Retention Bonuses

Enlistment Bonus

Enlisted Affiliation Bonus

Prior Service Enlistment Bonus

Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) Conversion Bonus

Officer Accession and Affiliation Bonus

Selective Retention Bonus

Transfer Between Components Of A Military Service Bonus

Transfer Between Military Services Bonus

Chapter 59: Payment to Members of the Senior Reserve Officers’ Training Corp (SROTC)

SROTC Skill Proficiency Bonus

Chapter 61:  Bonus Program for the Individual Ready Reserve (IRR) and Inactive National Guard (ING)

Affiliation or Enlistment Bonus

Reenlistment Bonus

Transfer Between Components Of A Military Service Bonus

Transfer Between Military Services Bonus

Chapter 63: Accession and Continuation Bonuses for Nurse Officer Candidates

Accession Bonus


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