Early Retirement Credit Under 12304b Orders

Army Guardsmen on deployment mission
Army Guardsmen on deployment mission
Accomplishment
Joint-Personnel

The Issue

National Guard servicemembers have deployed under U.S.C Title 10, Section 12304b orders since 2012 for pre-planned missions in support of Combatant Commands, but are not authorized to receive the same benefits provided under other overseas mobilization authorities.

Accomplishment

  • Section 604 of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) authorizes early retirement credit for National Guard and Reserve servicemembers serving under Title 10, Section 12304b orders
Air National Guard
Army National Guard
Pay and Benefits
Retirement