STOP MOVEMENT FOR PERMANENT CHANGE OF STATION AND TEMPORARY DUTY FOR ALL NAVY PERSONNEL AND DEPENDENTS TO JAPAN

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SUBJ/STOP MOVEMENT FOR PERMANENT CHANGE OF STATION AND TEMPORARY DUTY FOR ALL 
NAVY PERSONNEL AND DEPENDENTS TO JAPAN// 



RMKS/1.  DUE TO DAMAGE AS A RESULT OF THE EARTHQUAKE AND TSUNAMI THAT OCCURRED 
IN JAPAN, IT HAS BEEN DETERMINED BY THE SECRETARY OF THE NAVY (IN CONSULTATION 
WITH COMMANDER, U.S. PACIFIC FLEET) THAT THE MOVEMENT OF PERSONNEL TO COMMANDS 
AND ACTIVITIES IN THE COUNTRY OF JAPAN, BE STOPPED EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY.  
THIS NOTICE SHALL REMAIN IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE OR UNTIL SUPERSEDED BY 
MODIFICATION TO INDIVIDUAL PERMANENT CHANGE OF STATION (PCS) ORDERS BY 
COMMANDER, NAVY PERSONNEL COMMAND/CHIEF OF NAVAL PERSONNEL.

2.  THIS STOP MOVEMENT ORDER AFFECTS ALL PERSONNEL SCHEDULED TO REPORT TO 
COMMANDS AND ACTIVITIES IN THE COUNTRY OF JAPAN AS EITHER AN ULTIMATE DUTY 
STATION OR AN INTERMEDIATE DUTY STATION IN CONJUNCTION WITH A PCS MOVE AND 
WILL REMAIN IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  THIS NOTICE IS NOT DIRECTED AT 
PERSONNEL SCHEDULED FOR TEMPORARY ADDITIONAL DUTY (TAD) IN THE ABOVE MENTIONED 
AREA; 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.

3.  PROCEDURES:  PERSONNEL WITH ORDERS TO COMMANDS IN THE AFFECTED AREA 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 BEACH DETACHMENT, 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 HOME PORT, ARE ALSO DIRECTED TO REPORT TO 
THE NEAREST BEACH DET, OR TPU FOR TEMPORARY DUTY AWAITING FURTHER TRANSFER 
(ACC 330).  MEMBERS WHO HAVE DETACHED FROM THEIR COMMAND (SEA OR SHORE) AND 
HAVE COMMENCED TRAVEL 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 WHO HAVE 
ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS OR CIRCUMSTANCES THAT ARE NOT ADEQUATELY ADDRESSED ABOVE 
SHOULD CONTACT THEIR DETAILER FOR FURTHER ASSISTANCE AND OR GUIDANCE.

4.  INFORMATION REGARDING ENTITLEMENTS:  THE FOLLOWING PROVIDES 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 MEMBER'S INDIVIDUAL CIRCUMSTANCES.  FOR QUESTIONS REGARDING 
ENTITLEMENTS, MEMBERS SHOULD CONTACT THEIR NEAREST DISBURSING OFFICE OR 
PERSONNEL SUPPORT DETACHMENT.
    A.  PER DIEM:  PER DIEM ALLOWANCES MAY BE PAYABLE TO THE
    MEMBER
IAW THE SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS OF THE JOINT FEDERAL TRAVEL REGULATIONS (JFTR).  
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 GENERALLY NOT PAYABLE TO THE MEMBER IAW JFTR.  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.
    B.  TEMPORARY LODGING ALLOWANCE (TLA):  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 AUTHORIZED PAYMENT OF TLA PER JFTR.
    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-T) WHILE ON LEAVE, IN TRANSIT, OR FOR 
PERIODS OF TEMPORARY DUTY EN ROUTE TO THE ULTIMATE DUTY STATION, SO LONG AS 
THEY DO NOT OCCUPY GOVERNMENT QUARTERS IN EXCESS OF 30 DAYS.  THIS 30-DAY RULE 
DOES NOT APPLY TO NEW ACCESSIONS, FOR WHICH BAH STOPS UPON OCCUPATION OF 
GOVERNMENT QUARTERS FOR ANY DURATION.
    D.  TEMPORARY LODGING EXPENSE (TLE):  AUTHORIZATION TO
    RECEIVE
TLE FOR MEMBERS AFFECTED BY THIS MESSAGE REMAINS UNCHANGED FROM THAT OF ANY 
OTHER MEMBER UNDER PCS ORDERS.  TLE IS GENERALLY AUTHORIZED FOR UP TO TEN DAYS 
IF THE MEMBER HAS VACATED PERMANENT QUARTERS OR HOUSEHOLD GOODS HAVE BEEN 
PACKED.
    E.  RECEIPTS/RECORDS PERTAINING TO ADDED EXPENSES:
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, 
MEMBERS ARE ADVISED TO RETAIN ALL PERTINENT RECEIPTS AND RECORDS OF EXPENSES 
IN THE EVENT SOME OR ALL OF THE EXPENSES ARE FOUND TO BE REIMBURSABLE.

5.  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 THE NAVY EMERGENCY 
COORDINATION CENTER AT 1-877-414-5358.
FOR QUESTIONS REGARDING ALLOWANCES AND ENTITLEMENTS, MEMBERS SHOULD FIRST 
CONTACT THEIR NEAREST DISBURSING OFFICER OR PERSONNEL SUPPORT DETACHMENT.  THE 
POC FOR TRAVEL AND TRANSPORTATION ON THE OPNAV STAFF IS:
- LT GRANT SCHWEIKERT AT (703) 614-5635/DSN: 224 OR VIA E-MAIL AT 
GRANT.SCHWEIKERT(AT)NAVY.MIL
- MR. DAVID MALY AT (703) 695-3322/DSN: 225 OR VIA E-MAIL AT 
DAVID.MALY(AT)NAVY.MIL FOR BAH ENTITLEMENTS CONTACT:
- LT BRANDI MCGEHEE AT (703) 695-3304/DSN: 225 OR VIA E-MAIL AT 
BRANDI.MCGEHEE(AT)NAVY.MIL CNIC WILL OPEN AN ACCESSIBILITY EVENT IN THE NAVY 
FAMILY ACCOUNTABILITY AND ASSESSMENT SYSTEM (NFAAS) SYSTEM FOR NAVY MEMBERS 
AFFECTED BY THIS STOP MOVEMENT NAVADMIN TO JAPAN.  ALL NAVY SAILORS OR FAMILY 
MEMBERS WHO ARE IN NEED OF ASSISTANCE SHOULD UTILIZE THE NFAAS SUPPORT SITE AT 
HTTPS:/ /WWW.NAVYFAMILY.NAVY.MIL TO ENSURE THE NAVY CAN TRACK AND ASSESS 
SUPPORT REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL PARTIES AFFECTED.

6.  FURTHER GUIDANCE WILL BE DISSEMINATED AS IT BECOMES AVAILABLE.

7.  RELEASED BY VADM MARK FERGUSON, N1.// BT
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