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MCO 1900.16 (MARCORSEPMAN) (26 NOV 2013)

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6213. UNSATISFACTORY PARTICIPATION IN THE READY RESERVE.

A Marine may be separated for unsatisfactory participation in the Ready Reserve under
criteria established in reference (bj) DoDI 1215.13, reference (e) MCO P1001R.1K (MCRAMM), and the Commander, Marine Forces Reserve (MARFORRES). The separation authority is the GCMCA. Characterization of service will conform to paragraph 1004 and the rules of Table 6-1.

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Table 6-1. Guide for Characterization of Service

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  HON   GEN   OTH   UNCHARACTERIZED
Unsat Part in Ready Reserve X 2 X 1,4 X X

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NOTES:

1. Authorized unless Marine is in an entry level status.

2. Not authorized unless Marine's record is otherwise so meritorious that any other characterization clearly would be inappropriate.

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4. Authorized in accordance with the guidance in paragraph 1004.