What is the difference between an accrued leave and an advanced leave?
Accrued leave is a leave earned and advanced leave is granted prior to actual accrual of leave time
Is a pass a right or a privilege?
A pass is a individuals privilege (not a right) awarded to deserving soldiers by their commanders
What does the term "terminal leave" mean?
Leave in conjunction with termination of service
In reference to the above question: If a soldier voluntarily decides to return to work after less than 42 days of leave, what must happen?
A physician must approve
What is the difference between an annual (ordinary) leave and a convalescent leave?
An annual is charged against a Soldier's leave account and a convalescent leave is not, because it is part of the treatment prescribed.
What is the maximum number of days which may be taken for a "Reenlistment Leave?"
90 days, provided advance leave does exceed 30 days
When is, or for what reason is, an administrative absence authorized?
To attend or participate in activities of semi-official nature to the benefit of the Department of the Army (DA)
Can a four day pass be obtained during the week such as Monday through Thursday?
No. A four day pass must include two non-duty days
When is emergency leave authorized?
Emergency leave is granted to soldiers for an emergency within his immediate family
Is emergency leave a nonchargeable leave?
No, emergency leave is a chargeable leave granted for a personal or family emergency requiring the soldier's presence.
Who pays for emergency leave air transportation?
The soldier's commander pays IAW Army budget procedures.
Is emergency leave transportation authorized to the soldier's emergency location?
No, emergency leave is authorized to the first Aerial Port of Debarkation (APOD) closest to the emergency location
Who is the approval authority for PTDY?
The installation or equivalent commander is the approval authority for PTDY
Is a Soldier authorized PTDY under the Transitional Assistance Program at Permanent Change of Station (PCS)?
No, soldiers being reassigned because of PCS are authorized 10 days PTDY (IAW AR 600-8-10, Chapter 5, paragraph 5-32f.)