U. S. Coast Guard Pay & Personnel Center
Direct-Access Planned Maintenance Outage
Direct Access will not be available from Thursday, June 30, 2022 at 9:00 PM (CDT) until Friday, July 1, 2022, at 1:00 AM (CDT). This outage is necessary for system and server maintenance.
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Dec. 8, 2021
Reserve Component use of Contracted Airline Fares for IDT
This ALCOAST serves to bring awareness to and provide
instructions for using the General Services Administration's (GSA)
Airline City Pairs Program (CPP). This program, while not mandatory
but authorized lessens the burden for Reserve component
travel for IDT by allowing the purchase of contracted government
fares. An added benefit is CPP fares can be reserved last minute
and are refundable. Members are responsible for service fees.
Sept. 10, 2021
Reserve Readiness Management Period Policy Updated
ALCOAST COMDT NOTE 088/21 promulgated a change to the minimum hour requirements for Readiness Management Period (RMPs) drills to the following:
RMPs without pay must be a minimum of two hours in duration and not more than one RMP will be performed by an individual in one calendar day; and,
RMPs for pay will not be less than four hours in duration and not more than one paid RMP will be performed by an individual in one calendar day.
These changes are effect immediately.
Sept. 9, 2021
Fiscal Year 2022 Reserve Additional Training Period (ATP) and Additional Flying/Flight ATP Allocations
This ALCOAST announces FY22 Reserve Additional Training Period (ATP) allocations to amplify guidance from ALCOAST 319/21
Fiscal Year 2022 Reserve Inactive Duty Training (IDT), Readiness Management Period (RMP) Scheduling Requirements and Waiver Process
This message announces key dates, responsibilities and policies for commands and SELRES members when scheduling Inactive Duty Training (IDT) drills, Readiness Management Periods (RMP), and Additional Training Periods (ATP) in FY22.
July 22, 2021
Reserve Inactive Duty for Training Direct Access Approval Process Change
The reserve supervisor is no longer required to send an email notification to the SPO with the batch number stating that members have completed a drill. It was determined that the email being sent to the SPO provided no real value, was a duplication of effort and in many instances slowed down the approval process.
March 16, 2021
Personnel and Pay Procedures Manual - Chapter Ten
This Email ALSPO message promulgates an update to the Personnel & Pay Procedures Manual (PPPM), PPCINST M1000.2 (series). This message promulgates chapter ten of the PPPM.
April 23, 2020
Inactive Duty Training (IDT) Subsistence Allowance While Drilling Remotely
ACN 054/20 promulgates policy regarding IDT subsistence allowance, formally IDT COMRATS, for enlisted reservists performing paid Inactive Duty for Training (IDT), Readiness Management Period (RMP), or Additional Training Period (ATP) drills remotely.
Coast Guard enlisted reservists who are authorized to conduct training remotely are not authorized a subsistence allowance for periods of IDT, RMP, or ATP performed at their home, regardless of the duration of those periods.