B-143418, OCT. 19, 1960

B-143418: Oct 19, 1960

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H. MACPHERSON: REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF AUGUST 29. THE PRESENT CLAIM FOR ADJUSTMENT OF RETIRED PAY IS INCLUDED IN SERGEANT COX'S PETITION IN THE CASES OF COX V. IT IS NOT THE PRACTICE OF OUR OFFICE TO RENDER AN ADVANCE DECISION ON A CLAIM WHICH IS PENDING IN THE COURT OF CLAIMS. THE VOUCHER WILL BE RETAINED HERE.

B-143418, OCT. 19, 1960

TO LIEUTENANT COLONEL R. H. MACPHERSON:

REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF AUGUST 29, 1960, WITH ENCLOSURES, SUBMITTING FOR ADVANCE DECISION A VOUCHER STATED IN FAVOR OF SERGEANT CLYDE B. COX, UNITED STATES ARMY, RETIRED, IN THE SUM OF $8,030.46, REPRESENTING AN ADJUSTMENT IN RETIRED PAY FOR THE PERIOD OCTOBER 1, 1949 THROUGH JANUARY 31, 1960, AS A RESULT OF THE CORRECTION OF THE MEMBER'S MILITARY RECORDS. YOUR REQUEST HAS BEEN ASSIGNED D. O. NUMBER 533 BY THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE MILITARY PAY AND ALLOWANCE COMMITTEE.

THE PRESENT CLAIM FOR ADJUSTMENT OF RETIRED PAY IS INCLUDED IN SERGEANT COX'S PETITION IN THE CASES OF COX V. UNITED STATES, CT.CL.NO. 228-60, NOW PENDING BEFORE THE UNITED STATES COURT OF CLAIMS. IT IS NOT THE PRACTICE OF OUR OFFICE TO RENDER AN ADVANCE DECISION ON A CLAIM WHICH IS PENDING IN THE COURT OF CLAIMS. SEE 33 COMP. GEN. 479, 481, AND PARAGRAPH 11-8, ARMY REGULATION 37-103, CHANGE 21, MARCH 29, 1960. PAYMENT NOT BEING AUTHORIZED ON THE PRESENT RECORD, THE VOUCHER WILL BE RETAINED HERE.