38 CFR 21.5066 - Suspension of participation.
An individual may suspend participation in the program without disenrolling. If the individual suspends participation, he or she may resume participation at any time thereafter while on active duty.
(a) An individual may suspend participation any time after 12 months of participation.
(b) An individual who has participated for less than 12 consecutive months may not suspend unless the Secretary of Defense determines that the reason for the suspension is due to a personal hardship.