IDT and AD payments initiated in RLAS generally result in payment to the Soldier within 10 days. Units and RPACs are to initiate payment for Battle Assemblies within 24 hrs of completion, all other IDT should be process no later than 72hrs after the UA or RPAC receives the DA 1380.
AD orders of 7 days or less are paid after duty performance. The unit or RPAC can initiate payment for AD orders of 8-29 days in advance so that the Soldier receives pay on or about the last day of duty. AD orders of more than 30 days are paid on the 1st and 15th of each month.
Soldiers must provide certification of AD performance to the appropriate personnel. Failure to provide certification will result in collection of any payments made for the AD period or stoppage of pay. To certify, the Soldier must provide a copy of the orders or a USAR Form 25-R with his/her signature and the signature of someone with knowledge of duty performance as follows:
• For orders of 1-7 days, the Soldier must provide certification to the UA or RPAC to initiate pay.
• For orders of 8-29 days, the Soldier must provide certification to the UA or RPAC within 45 days of duty completion.
• For AD of 30 days or more not performed on an Army Installation, the Soldiers must provide certification to the unit or RPAC at the end of each month and at duty completion.
• Include name, SSN, mailing address, telephone number and attach documents demonstrating the error.
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