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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, 2021
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 8: Special Pay - Special Duty Assignment Pay Special Duty Assignment Pay
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 – 14th Missile Defense Battery September 30, 2021
Army – Cyber Command
Army – Drill Sergeant and Advance Individual Training Platoon Sergeant
Army -  Joint Defense Facility Pine Gap, Alice Springs, Australia
Army – Joint Special Operations Command
Army – Korea AIP
Army – Security Force Assistance Brigade
Army – Operational Deployments (USAREUR) (USARPAC)
Army - Remote and Austere Conditions
Army – Special Operations Command
Navy – Sea Duty Incentive Pay December 31, 2021
Navy – Special Warfare Development Group for Combat Support
Air Force – Burlington, VT September 30, 2021
Air Force – Homestead ARB, FL
Air Force – Truax Field, Madison, WI
Air Force – Kingsley Field, Klamath Falls, Oregon December 31, 2021
Air Force – Alice Spring, Australia December 31, 2022
Air Force – Cavalier AFS, ND
Air Force - Extended Training Service Specialists
Air Force – Turkey AIP
Air Force – Korea AIP December 31, 2023
Air Force – Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Field Operations 24 December 31, 2024
Air Force – Special Operations Command
Air Force – 724th Special Tactics Group 25 December 31, 2025
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 Hardship Duty Pay – Location December 31, 2021
Hardship Duty Pay – Mission
Hardship Duty Pay – Restriction of Movement
Navy – Hardship Duty Pay – Tempo October 1, 2023
Chapter 18: Special Pay – Career Sea Pay Career Sea Pay December 31, 2021
Career Sea Pay - Premium
Chapter 19: Foreign Language Proficiency Bonus Foreign Language Proficiency Bonus
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 23: Submarine Duty Pay Submarine Duty Pay
Continuous Submarine Duty 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 26: Housing Allowances Temporary Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) Increase September 30, 2022
Chapter 55: Reserve Income Replacement Program Reserve Income Replacement Program December 31, 2021
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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