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December 5, 2000




MEMORANDUM FOR SEE DISTRIBUTION
SUBJECT: Civilian High-Grade Control Program



Reference enclosed memorandum, Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness), November 21, 2000, subject as above.

By above referenced memorandum, the Department of Defense (DOD) discontinued the DOD-wide high-grade controls.

The Department of the Army hereby also discontinues its high-grade controls. As pointed out by Dr. Rostker, the Army leadership is expected to use this latitude to achieve successful results with necessary prudence.

The point of contact for this action is Ms. Linda Ward, DSN 221-1337 or commercial 703-325-1337.



Elizabeth B. Throckmorton
//signed for//

David L. Snyder
Deputy Assistant Secretary
(Civilian Personnel Policy)


ENCLOSURE



OFFICE, SECRETARY OF THE ARMY (JDPES-W)

COMMANDER
U. S. ARMY EUROPE AND SEVENTH ARMY
EIGHTH U. S. ARMY
U. S. ARMY FORCES COMMAND
U. S. ARMY MATERIEL COMMAND
U. S. ARMY TRAINING AND DOCTRINE COMMAND
U. S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS U. S. ARMY PACIFIC
MILITARY TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT COMMAND
U. S. ARMY CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION COMMAND
U. S. ARMY MEDICAL COMMAND
U. S. ARMY INTELLIGENCE AND SECURITY COMMAND
U. S. ARMY MILITARY DISTRICT OF WASHINGTON
U. S. ARMY SOUTH
U. S. ARMY RESERVE PERSONNEL COMMAND
U. S. MILITARY ENTRANCE PROCESSING COMMAND
U. S. ARMY SPACE AND MISSILE DEFENSE COMMAND
U. S. ARMY RECRUITING COMMAND
U. S. ARMY SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMAND
U. S. ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND
U. S. SOUTHERN COMMAND

SUPERINTENDENT, U. S. MILITARY ACADEMY
DEPUTY CHIEF OF STAFF FOR INTELLIGENCE, ATTN: DAMI-CP
CF:
DIRECTOR
CIVILIAN PERSONNEL OPERATIONS CENTER MANAGEMENT AGENCY
U. S. ARMY CIVILIAN PERSONNEL EVALUATION AGENCY
KOREA REGION CPOC
USAREUR REGION CPOC
PACIFIC REGION CPOC