letterhead for the Acting Secretary of the Army
April 12, 2004




MEMORANDUM FOR ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE ARMY
                              (MANPOWER AND RESERVE AFFAIRS)

SUBJECT: Delegation of Authority for Employment of Annuitants



The Assistant Secretary of the Army for Manpower and Reserve Affairs is hereby redelegated the authority delegated to me by Under Secretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness) memorandum, dated March 18, 2004 to hire and compensate annuitants. You will further delegate this authority, in writing, to managers and supervisors for the appointment of annuitants at grades 15 and below (and equivalent). Compliance with DoD policy and procedures for hiring annuitants under the provisions of 5 U.S. Code 9902(j) is required.





// signed //
R. L. Brownlee
Acting Secretary of the Army




DISTRIBUTION:
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT TO THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY

COMMANDER
US ARMY EUROPE AND SEVENTH ARMY
EIGHTH US ARMY
US ARMY FORCES COMMAND
US ARMY MATERIEL COMMAND
US ARMY TRAINING AND DOCTRINE COMMAND
US ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS
US ARMY PACIFIC
MILITARY SURFACE DEPLOYMENT AND DISTRIBUTION COMMAND
US ARMY CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION COMMAND
US ARMY MEDICAL COMMAND
US ARMY SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMAND
US ARMY INTELLIGENCE AND SECURITY COMMAND
US ARMY SPACE AND MISSILE DEFENSE COMMAND

CF:
SUPERINTENDENT, US MILITARY ACADEMY

DIRECTOR
U.S.ARMY INSTALLATION MANAGEMENT AGENCY
CIVILIAN HUMAN RESOURCES AGENCY
CIVILIAN HR REGION, EUROPE

CF: (continued)
DIRECTOR:
CIVILIAN HR REGION, SOUTHWEST
CIVILIAN HR REGION, PACIFIC
CIVILIAN HR REGION, NORTHEAST
CIVILIAN HR REGION, SOUTH CENTRAL
CIVILIAN HR REGION, NORTH CENTRAL
CIVILIAN HR, KOREA
CIVILIAN HR REGION, WEST
CIVILIAN PERSONNEL EVALUATION AGENCY

OFFICE OF THE GENERAL COUNSEL, ATTN: SAGC (MS. JOHNSON)