Date: Dec 21, 2017
* All commands will discontinue processing members for separation as a result of PFA failures.
* Separation orders resulting from PFA failures prior to Soft End of Active Obligated Service (SEAOS) with approved dates after March 31, 2018 are cancelled.
* Officers with approved separation orders for PFA failure with a directed separation date prior to March 1, 2018 can request their separation orders be cancelled in order to remain in the Navy by contacting PERS-833, Post Selection Board Matters subject to Secretary of Navy (SECNAV) approval.
* MILPERSMAN 1910-170, Separation by Reason of PFA Failure, is cancelled.