TN 39 (05-12)
Use non-SSA translators who charge a fee for their services only when there are no
other reasonable alternatives. The purchase of a non-SSA translator is subject to
regional budget resources. (See GN 00301.330D for alternative translator choices.)
Do not exceed a fee of $100 maximum per document without the approval of the Regional
Make payment by third party draft (TPD) or through the OF-347 Order for Supplies or
Services. For information on using OF-347, see AIMS, Material Resource Manual, chapter 06, instruction number 17.