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CDRPERSCOM ALEX VA//TAPC-CPS-C//
AIG 9150
AIG 9893
XMT CDRPERSCOM ALEXANDRIA, VA//TAPC-CP//
CDRUSACFSC ALEXANDRIA VA//CFSC-HR-P//
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SUBJECT: TOTAL ARMY PERFORMANCE EVALUATION SYSTEM (TAPES)

1. AR 690-950 IS CURRENTLY BEING UPDATED. CHAPTER 3, SECTION IX, REGARDING GUIDANCE ON THE INTERN PERFORMANCE EVALUATION HAS BEEN SUPERSEDED BY THE IMPLEMENTATION OF TAPES.

2. UNDER PAMPHLET 690-400 CHAPTER 4302, THE SENIOR SYSTEM OF TAPES WILL BE USED TO RATE CAREER INTERNS. WITH THE IMPLEMENTATION OF TAPES, THERE IS NO LONGER A REQUIREMENT TO COMPLETE A PROBATIONARY APPRAISAL; HOWEVER, SUPERVISORS AND MANAGERS SHOULD OBSERVE INTERNS DURING THE ORIGINAL PROBATIONARY PERIOD TO ENSURE THAT THE INTERN'S PERFORMANCE IS SATISFACTORY. IF PERFORMANCE BECOMES AN ISSUE, SUPERVISORS SHOULD OBTAIN APPROPRIATE GUIDANCE FROM THEIR SERVICING CIVILIAN PERSONNEL OFFICE.

3. THE POC IS MS. TUCKER, DSN 221-0995 OR COMM (703) 325-0995.



KERRIE TUCKER/SFCP-COA
(703) 325-0995

EDELTRAUT R. COUTCHER, ACTING CHIEF, CPOD
(703) 325-2630