There are various Army Regulations (AR) that govern the PDES and DES
Pilot process. The documents listed below are the main AR's that cover the process.
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Army Regulation 40-501 chapter 3 and 7 (Retention Standards and Profiling)
Army Regulation 40-400 (Patient Administration)
Army Regulation 635-40 (Physical
Evaluation for Retention, Retirement, or Separation)
Army Regulation 600-60 (Physical Performance Evaluation System)