STOP MOVEMENT FOR PERMANENT CHANGE OF STATION (PCS) AND TEMPORARY DUTY FOR SOUTHEAST COASTAL REGION NAVAL INSTALLATIONS

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SUBJ/STOP MOVEMENT FOR PERMANENT CHANGE OF STATION (PCS) AND
TEMPORARY DUTY FOR SOUTHEAST COASTAL REGION NAVAL INSTALLATIONS//



GENTEXT/REMARKS/1.  AS A RESULT OF THE DAMAGE AND DESTRUCTION TO
NAVAL FACILITIES AND LOCAL COMMUNITIES IN THE BILOXI/GULFPORT/
MERIDIAN/PASCAGOULA, MS AND NEW ORLEANS, LA AREAS CAUSED BY
HURRICANE KATRINA, IT HAS BEEN DETERMINED BY THE CHIEF OF
NAVAL PERSONNEL (IN CONSULTATION WITH COMMANDER, NAVAL
INSTALLATIONS AND THE REGIONAL COMMANDER) THAT THE MOVEMENT OF
PERSONNEL TO THE FOLLOWING GEOGRAPHIC AREAS BE STOPPED EFFECTIVE 27
AUG 05:  KEESLER AFB BILOXI, MS; NCBC GULFPORT, MS; NAS MERIDIAN,
MS; PASCAGOULA, MS; STENNIS SPACE CENTER, MS; NSA NEW ORLEANS; JRB
NEW ORLEANS; AND NAVAL RESERVE OFFICER TRAINING CORPS (NROTC)
SITES IN THESE VICINITIES.  PERSONNEL WITH ORDERS TO NAVY RECRUITING
DISTRICTS NEW ORLEANS AND MONTGOMERY SHOULD FOLLOW PROCEDURES LISTED
PARA 2 BELOW.  THIS STOP MOVEMENT ORDER AFFECTS ALL PERSONNEL
SCHEDULED TO REPORT BETWEEN 27 AUG 05 AND 30 DEC 05 TO KEESLER AFB
BILOXI, MS; NCBC GULFPORT, MS; NAS MERIDIAN, MS; PASCAGOULA, MS;
STENNIS SPACE CENTER, MS; NSA NEW ORLEANS; AND JRB NEW ORLEANS, OR
ANY TENANT COMMAND/ACTIVITY ON BOARD THESE INSTALLATIONS AND NAVY
ACTIVITIES IN THE IMMEDIATE VICINITY AS EITHER AN ULTIMATE DUTY
STATION OR AN INTERMEDIATE DUTY STATION IN CONJUNCTION WITH A PCS
MOVE.  THIS NOTICE IS NOT DIRECTED AT PERSONNEL SCHEDULED FOR
TEMPORARY ADDITIONAL DUTY (TAD) IN THE ABOVE MENTIONED AREAS;
HOWEVER, PERSONNEL SCHEDULED TO REPORT THERE IN A TAD STATUS OVER
THE NEXT 30 DAYS ARE ADVISED TO CONTACT THEIR CHAIN OF COMMAND TO
DETERMINE WHETHER THEY SHOULD EXECUTE THEIR TAD ORDERS AS SCHEDULED.
PERSONNEL WITH ORDERS TO THE FOLLOWING SHIPS ARE AFFECTED BY THIS
NOTICE UNLESS IN POSSESSION OF A VALID PORT CALL OUTSIDE THE
AFOREMENTIONED STORM DAMAGED AREAS: JOHN L. HALL; STEPHEN W. GROVES;
POLLUX; ALTAIR; BELLATRIX; PILILAAU; BOB HOPE; 1STLT HARRY L.
MARTIN; DEVASTATOR; GLADIATOR; SCOUT; FORREST SHERMAN; PCU KIDD; PCU
TRUXTON; SAN ANTONIO; PCU MESA VERDA; PCU NEW ORLEANS; AND PCU GREEN
BAY.  THIS NOTICE SHALL REMAIN IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE OR
UNTIL SUPERSEDED BY MODIFICATION TO INDIVIDUAL PCS ORDERS BY
COMNAVPERSCOM/CHNAVPERS.
2.  PROCEDURES:  AFFECTED PERSONNEL WITH ORDERS TO COMMANDS IN THE
REGION WHO HAVE NOT YET DETACHED FROM THEIR CURRENT COMMAND ARE
DIRECTED TO REMAIN IN PLACE AT THEIR CURRENT COMMAND (IF THIS IS NOT
POSSIBLE FOR OCONUS SAILORS, THEY SHOULD CONTACT THEIR DETAILER FOR
FURTHER GUIDANCE).  SHIP AND EMBARKED UNITS/STAFFS WHO WILL BE
GETTING UNDERWAY AND THEREFORE CANNOT RETAIN THE SAILOR ON BOARD
SHOULD DETACH THE SAILOR AND DIRECT THE SAILOR TO REPORT TO THE HOME
PORT READINESS SUPPORT GROUP (RSG), BEACH DET, OR TRANSIENT
PERSONNEL UNIT (TPU) FOR TEMPORARY DUTY AWAITING FURTHER TRANSFER
(ACC 330).  MEMBERS WHO HAVE ALREADY DETACHED, BUT HAVE NOT DEPARTED
THE AREA OF THEIR HOMEPORT, ARE ALSO DIRECTED TO REPORT TO THE
NEAREST RSG, BEACH DET, OR TPU FOR TEMPORARY DUTY AWAITING FURTHER
TRANSFER (ACC 330).  MEMBERS WHO HAVE DETACHED FROM THEIR COMMAND
(SEA OR SHORE) WHO HAVE DEPARTED THE AREA OF THEIR PERMANENT DUTY
STATION (PDS)/HOME PORT (I.E. HAVE COMMENCED TRAVEL TO THE
HURRICANE DAMAGED REGION) SHOULD REPORT TO THE NEAREST NAVAL
INSTALLATION AND CONTACT THEIR DETAILER FOR FURTHER DIRECTION.
DETACHING COMMANDS SHOULD MAKE EVERY EFFORT TO CONTACT THESE MEMBERS
IN ORDER TO ADVISE THEM OF THE CONTENTS OF THIS MESSAGE AND DIRECT
THEM TO CONTACT THEIR DETAILER.  PERSONNEL WITH PCS ORDERS TO NAVY
RECRUITING DISTRICTS NEW ORLEANS OR MONTGOMERY SHOULD CONTACT
COMNAVCRUITCOM (N1) AT (901) 874-9237 FOR FURTHER GUIDANCE.
PERSONNEL WHO HAVE ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS OR CIRCUMSTANCES THAT ARE
NOT ADEQUATELY ADDRESSED ABOVE SHOULD CONTACT THEIR DETAILER FOR
FURTHER ASSISTANCE AND OR GUIDANCE.
3.  INFORMATION REGARDING ENTITLEMENTS:  THE FOLLOWING PROVIDES SOME
GENERAL INFORMATION REGARDING ENTITLEMENTS, HOWEVER, MEMBERS ARE
ADVISED THAT THE IMPACT OF THIS STOP MOVEMENT ORDER ON THEIR
SPECIFIC ENTITLEMENTS IS HIGHLY DEPENDENT ON THE INDIVIDUAL
CIRCUMSTANCES OF THE MEMBER.
    A.  PER DIEM:  PER DIEM ALLOWANCES MAY BE PAYABLE TO THE MEMBER
IAW THE SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS OF JFTR VOL 1 PARA U4101.  HOWEVER, IF
THE MEMBER HAS DETACHED THE OLD PERMANENT DUTY STATION (PDS) AND
REMAINS IN THE AREA OF THE OLD PDS/HOME PORT, IN A TEMPORARY DUTY
STATUS, PER DIEM IS NOT PAYABLE TO THE MEMBER IAW JFTR VOL 1 PARA
U5120-D.  PERSONNEL WHO HAVE DEPARTED AN OVERSEAS LOCATION AND WHO
ARE PLACED IN A TEMPORARY DUTY AWAITING FURTHER TRANSFER (ACC 330)
STATUS UPON ARRIVAL AT THE CONUS PORT OF ENTRY ARE ENTITLED TO PER
DIEM IAW JFTR VOL 1 PARA U4101.  FOR MEMBERS WITH DEPENDENTS (AND
WHERE THE DEPENDENTS ARE CO-LOCATED WITH THE MEMBER) AND IN
SITUATIONS WHERE THE MEMBER AND THE DEPENDENTS HAVE VACATED THEIR
PERMANENT HOUSING AT THE OLD PDS, THE DEPENDENTS ARE CONSIDERED TO
BE IN A SAFE HAVEN STATUS WHILE STILL AT THE OLD PDS OR WHILE AT A
LOCATION IN WHICH THE MEMBER AND THE DEPENDENTS HALT THEIR TRAVEL EN
ROUTE TO THE NEW PDS.  DEPENDENTS IN A SAFE HAVEN STATUS WILL BE
PAID TRANSPORTATION ALLOWANCES IAW JFTR VOL 1 U6053-E AND PER DIEM
AT THE LOCALITY RATE OF THE SAFE HAVEN IAW JFTR VOL U6054-B1.  IF
THE DEPENDENTS ARE STAYING AT A FRIEND/RELATIVE'S HOUSE, WHERE
LODGING IS PROVIDED, ONLY THE MEALS AND INCIDENTAL EXPENSES (M&IE)
ARE PAID - NO LODGING.  SAFE HAVEN PER DIEM WILL CONTINUE AS LONG AS
THE DEPENDENTS ARE IN AN EVACUATION STATUS.  THIS CAN LAST UP TO 30
DAYS, OR UNTIL TERMINATED.  IF THE NEED FOR A SAFE HAVEN EXCEEDS 30
DAYS, THE PER DIEM RATE IS REDUCED, BUT MAY CONTINUE FOR UP TO AN
ADDITIONAL 150 DAYS (TOTAL MAY NOT EXCEED 180 DAYS) IAW JFTR VOL 1
PARA 6054-D.
     B.  TEMPORARY LODGING ALLOWANCE:  PERSONNEL WHO HAVE DETACHED
FROM AN OCONUS COMMAND (OR WHO HAVE NOT YET DETACHED BUT HAVE
VACATED THEIR PERMANENT RESIDENCE) AND WHOSE DEPARTURE FROM THE AREA
OF THEIR OVERSEAS COMMAND IS DELAYED BY THIS MESSAGE MAY BE ENTITLED
TO PAYMENT OF TEMPORARY LODGING ALLOWANCE (TLA) IAW JFTR VOL 1 PARA
U9204-C.
     C.  BAH:  ENTITLEMENT TO BAH FOR MEMBERS AFFECTED BY THIS
MESSAGE REMAINS UNCHANGED FROM THAT OF ANY OTHER MEMBER UNDER PCS
ORDERS.  MEMBERS CONTINUE TO RECEIVE BAH AT THE OLD PDS RATE (EXCEPT
FOR MEMBERS WHO HAVE DEPARTED AN OVERSEAS LOCATION, THEY WILL
RECEIVE BAH-II), WHILE ON LEAVE, IN TRANSIT, OR FOR PERIODS OF
TEMPORARY DUTY ENROUTE TO THE ULTIMATE DUTY STATION, SO LONG AS THEY
DO NOT OCCUPY GOVERNMENT QUARTERS IN EXCESS OF 30 DAYS.
     D.  TEMPORARY LODGING EXPENSE (TLE):  ENTITLEMENT TO TLE FOR
MEMBERS AFFECTED BY THIS MESSAGE REMAINS UNCHANGED FROM THAT OF ANY
OTHER MEMBER UNDER PCS ORDERS.
     E.  RECEIPTS/RECORDS PERTAINING TO ADDED EXPENSES:  PAYMENT/
REIMBURSEMENT FOR CERTAIN ADDED EXPENSES MEMBERS AND THEIR
DEPENDENTS MIGHT INCUR BECAUSE OF THIS STOP MOVEMENT ORDER ARE
GOVERNED BY EXISTING LAW AND REGULATION.  WHILE IT MAY NOT BE
POSSIBLE TO FULLY REIMBURSE EVERY EXPENSE ITEM, MEMBERS ARE ADVISED
TO RETAIN ALL PERTINENT RECEIPTS/RECORDS OF THEIR EXPENSES IN THE
EVENT SOME OR ALL OF THE EXPENSES ARE FOUND TO BE REIMBURSABLE.
4.  CONTACT INFORMATION:  IF NOT ALREADY KNOWN, MEMBERS CAN OBTAIN
THE PHONE NUMBERS OF THEIR INDIVIDUAL DETAILERS BY GOING TO THE
NPC/BUPERS WEBSITE AT WWW.NPC.NAVY.MIL, OR WWW.BUPERS.NAVY.MIL, OR
BY CALLING 1-866-U-ASK-NPC (1-866-827-5672).  FOR QUESTIONS
REGARDING ENTITLEMENTS, MEMBERS CAN CONTACT THEIR NEAREST DISBURSING
OFFICER OR PERSONNEL SUPPORT ACTIVITY DETACHMENT.  FOR TRAVEL AND
TRANSPORTATION ALLOWANCES CONTACT
- LCDR PHILLIP STARR AT (703) 614-5635/DSN 224 OR E-MAIL AT
PHILLIP.STARR@NAVY.MIL
- MR. COTTON BOWEN AT (703) 695-3322/DSN 225 OR E-MAIL AT
COTTON.BOWEN@NAVY.MIL
FOR BAH ENTITLEMENTS CONTACT
- LT SPENCER COOK AT (703) 695-3304/DSN 225 OR E-MAIL AT
SPENCER.COOK@NAVY.MIL
5.  FURTHER GUIDANCE WILL BE DISSEMINATED AS IT BECOMES AVAILABLE.
6.  RELEASED BY W. SCOTT SLOCUM, ACTING, N1NT.//
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