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SUBJ: REVISION OF POLICY FOR PROGRAM F, THE DA FAMILY MEMBER PRIORITY PLACEMENT PROGRAM (DAFMPPP)

A. DOD 1400.20-1-M, DOD PROGRAM FOR STABILITY OF CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT, APPENDIX A

1. IN RESPONSE TO AN INSTANT CASE, WE ARE REVISING PROGRAM F TO APPLY TO THE FILLING OF BOTH COMPETITIVE AND EXCEPTED SERVICE POSITIONS WITHIN THE 50 UNITED STATES. THUS, CPOS MUST CLEAR PRIORITY 3 STOPPERS FOR ALL POSITIONS TO BE FILLED AND ALLOW EXCEPTED SERVICE EMPLOYEES TO REGISTER REGARDLESS OF WHETHER OR NOT THEY HAVE PERSONAL CAREER OR CAREER-CONDITIONAL STATUS. AS IN THE REGULAR PPP, EMPLOYEES OCCUPYING EXCEPTED SERVICE POSITIONS WHO DO NOT HAVE SERVICE POSITIONS ONLY. INDIVIDUALS IN THE CIVILIAN INTELLIGENCE PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (CIPMS) ARE NOT RESTRICTED TO REGISTERING FOR EXCEPTED SERVICE POSITIONS ONLY.

2. THE REGISTRATION FORM SHOULD BE ANNOTATED WITH EITHER OF THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS IN ELEMENT 39 OR 40, IF APPROPRIATE: "AVAILABLE FOR EXCEPTED SERVICE POSITIONS ONLY" OR "EXCEPTED SERVICE - CIPMS."

3. THIS CHANGE IS EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY UPON RECEIPT OF THIS MESSAGE. THE DEFENSE DATA SUPPORT CENTER IS IN THE PROCESS OF FINALIZING REVISIONS TO THE ENTIRE PPP MANUAL. THEY HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED OF THIS CHANGE AND WILL INCLUDE IT WITH THE NEXT ISSUANCE ALONG WITH OTHER PROGRAM F CHANGES.

4. POC REGARDING THIS MATTER IS CAROLE MAIELLO, DSN 225-4035.

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