DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
CIVILIAN PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT SERVICE
1400 KEY BOULEVARD
ARLINGTON, VA 22209-5144

Feb 23, 1997




MEMORANDUM FOR JOANNA M. BRYAN, ARMY COMPONENT
 COORDINATOR, DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY

SUBJECT: Request for Exception to DoD Priority Placement Program (PPP) -
 Army Acquisition Corps (AAC) Competitive Development Group (CDG)



This confirms that the PPP exception contained in DoD Manual 1400.20-1-M, Chapter 4, paragraph C2b, is applicable to employees selected for the AAC CDG as described in your memorandum of January 28, 1997. We understand that assignment into and out of the CDG will be to positions with no promotion potential.



//original signed//
Charles A. Rogers
Chief, Civilian Assistance
and Re-Employment Division