Suspension of Favorable Personnel Action (FLAGS)
Reference: • AR 600-8 Suspension of Favorable Actions Personnel Actions
What is a FLAG • A suspension of any favorable actions due to misconduct actions and behavior.
Reason for a FLAG • Failure to pass APFT • Weight Control Program • Unfavorable actions
Two Categories of FLAG’s • Non-transferable- May not be transferred to another unit. • Transferable- Can be transferred to another unit.
Non-Transferable FLAG • Any actions that requires punishments. -Once punishment is completed FLAG is dropped. Examples: Court-martial Nonjudicial punishment Administrative Reduction
Transferable FLAG’s • HQDA directed • Failure to pass APFT • Entry into Weight Control Program
Prohibited Actions • Reenlistment and extensions • Reassignment • Promotions and evaluations for promotions • Awards or decorations • Military schooling • Retirement • Command sponsorship
Conclusion: • FLAG’s are actions of attempting to correction soldiers behavior due to misconduct or not adhering to Amy’s standards.