IAM eGov/Mil Newsletter

  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: July 28, 2021

    • Updates from the Office of the Secretary of Defense on Installation Access and Cyber-Security
    • U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) Holds Meeting - Supply Chain Issues, Detention & Demurrage Charges & Fact Finding 29 Interim Recommendations Reviewed
    • U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Issues Updated Mask Guidance
    • Your Colleagues are Getting Registered - Don't Wait too Long and Miss a Meeting!
    • Travel to the U.S. Restrictions to Remain in Place for Now
    • RPP Delivers More Than $400,000 USD Back to Members in 2020
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (27 July)
    • Nominate a Rising Star Today - Deadline Aug. 2
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (22 July)
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (20 July)
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (15 July)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: July 14, 2021

    • Update on Forthcoming Executive Order (EO) - Agency Review of Sea & Rail Industry Shipping Charges
    • Biden to take aim at rail, sea shipping competition -source
    • Your Annual meeting To-Do List; Early Bird Deadline Extended
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (13 July)
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (8 July)
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (6 July)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: June 30, 2021

    • Mover Shortage Causes Major Headaches for Military Families During PCS Season
    • Your Annual meeting To-Do List; Early Bird Deadline July 2
    • IAM Young Professionals - Get Involved Today!
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (17 Jun)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: June 16, 2021

    • USTRANSCOM Issues Advisory on Use of Non-DoD SIT Facility Use
    • Annual Meeting Exhibit Space Available
    • U.S. Senate Passes Legislation to Prevent U.S. Customs and Border Protection from Selling Transferee Personal Data
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (15 June)
    • FMC Accepting Applications for National Shipper Advisory Committee
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (3 Jun)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: June 2, 2021

    • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Clarifies Permissible COVID-19 Vaccine Incentives & Requirements
    • Registration Open for IAM Annual Meeting in Orlando
    • USTRANSCOM PP Advisory #21-0076 Extension of Refusals and Short Fuse Expansion for the 2021 Peak Season
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (1 June)
    • U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - Current Guidance for Travel to the U.S.
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (27 May)
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (20 May)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: May 19, 2021

    • President Biden’s Executive Order on Federal Contractors and the Minimum Wage Increase: Is DP3 or CHAMPS Impacted?
    • Upcoming Dates for the IAM Annual Meeting and Expo
    • U.S. House Armed Services Readiness Subcommittee Hearing Highlights GHC Contract
    • IAM Can Provide your FMCSA Interstate Compliance Requirements (BOC-3 Process Agents & Arbitration)
    • Non-Temp Storage Tender of Service (NTS TOS) Modification; Action Required
    • GSA CHAMP Lumber Cost Notice
    • U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - Current Guidance for Travel to the U.S.
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (18 May)
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (13 May)
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (6 May)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: May 5, 2021

    • Join IAM as we Explore Potential DoD Business Rule Initiatives for 2022
    • IAM can provide your FMCSA Interstate Compliance Requirements (BOC-3 Process Agents & Arbitration)
    • How ISA is working to bring container shipping back under control
    • New DoD Non-Temp Storage Tender of Service Key Details
    • Federal court rules California's AB 5 applies to trucking, dealing blow to owner-operator model in state
    • USTC Conditions Based Movement Call (4 May)
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (27 Apr)
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (22 April)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Apr. 21, 2021

    • Cancellation of Extension for Submitting Financial Information for Household Goods TSPs and Non-Temporary Storage TSPs
    • GSA Household Goods Update: New Household Goods Rate Offers Now Available in TMSS 2.0
    • Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Activity Update
    • Commercial Driver Legislation Introduced
    • U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security Approves Issuance of an Additional 22,000 H-2B Visas
    • Five Hapag-Lloyd container ships to be converted to U.S. registry at Port Canaveral
    • Scholarship Deadline Approaching - Need $5000 for Tuition?
    • DoD Peak Season Call (15 April)
    • The Rising Star Award
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (13 April)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Apr. 7, 2021

    • Spring Personal Property Forum
    • IAM Member Companies Canceled Voluntarily and for Nonpayment of Dues
    • 6 April Conditions Based Movement Call (USTC J9)
    • AFW Scholarship Now Accepting Applications - Deadline May 1

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Mar. 24, 2021

    • Industry Pre-Meeting for DoD’s Spring Personal Property Forum (PPF)
    • GSA - Federal Relocation Notice, Extension of COVID Provisions
    • JPPSO-NE hosts annual (virtual) Industry Day
    • IAM Learning - Don't Miss These Sessions!
    • Contribute to the Portal magazine! Focus on Technology in the Moving Industry
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (16 Mar)
    • USTC J9 Non-Peak Call (11 Mar)
    • Recent IAM Newsletters and Communications

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Mar. 10, 2021

    • USTC J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (9 Mar)
    • 2021 Air Force Personal Property Activity Special Interest Items
    • Ad Sales for IAM Newsletters
    • Upcoming Webcast: Financial Disciplines for Movers
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (2 Mar)
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (23 Feb)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Feb. 24, 2021

    • Next USTC Commander?
    • Two updates from GSA CHAMP
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (23 Feb)
    • TRANSCOM delays awarding new contract worth up to $20 billion for military household goods moves
    • USTC J9 Non-Peak Season Call (11 Feb)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Feb. 10, 2021

    • USTC J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (9 Feb)
    • Coming Up on IAM Learning
    • Robotic Process Automation (RPA) Account System Access Update
    • Why You Should Complete the Customer Service Satisfaction Survey After Your Next PCS
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (2 Feb)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Jan. 27, 2021

    • SBA Issues Additional Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Application Processing Reopening Dates
    • COVID-19 Epidemiology Update/Briefing from USTRANSCOM Surgeon General as presented to the USTRANSCOM/Industry Surface Executive Working Group COVID conference call
    • U.S. Department of Labor Announces Final Rule to Clarify Independent Contractor Status Under the Fair Labor Standards Act
    • USTC J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (26 Jan)
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Responds to IAM Request for 2021 Business Rule Clarifications
    • Robotic Process Automation (RPA) Account System Access Update
    • Satisfaction with Military Moves Went Up Despite Pandemic, DoD Says
    • Webcast: Women Business Owners Share Their Secrets to Success
    • Why You Should Complete the Customer Service Satisfaction Survey After Your Next PCS
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (19 Jan)
    • USTC J9 Monthly Non-Peak Call (14 Jan)
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (12 Jan)
    • USTRANSCOM Announces Dates/Times for the 2021 Spring Personal Property Forum
    • Recent IAM Newsletters and Communications

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Jan. 13, 2021

    • Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) Seeking Input on Detention and Demurrage Charges
    • Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Application Processing
    • USTRANSCOM Announces Dates/Times for the 2021 Spring Personal Property Forum
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (12 Jan)
    • U.S. Department of Labor Announces Final Rule to Clarify Independent Contractor Status Under the Fair Labor Standards Act
    • Hall of Honor Call for Nominations
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (5 Jan)
    • Recent IAM Newsletters and Communications

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: December 30, 2020

    • Congress Passes Large-Scale COVID-19 Relief Legislation
    • COVID-19 Vaccines: Movers to be a Priority?
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (22 Dec)
    • Recalculation of Customer Satisfaction Survey (CSS) Scores for the 15 May to 31 July 2021 Performance Period (PP)
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (15 Dec)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: December 16, 2020

    • 2021 Defense Personal Property Program (DP3) Rate Filing Notice
    • Congress Makes Year-End Push for COVID Relief Package
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (15 Dec)
    • Recalculation of Customer Satisfaction Survey (CSS) Scores for the 15 May to 31 July 2021 Performance Period (PP)
    • IAM's Holiday Hours
    • Milley Wants 'Hard Look' at Restricting Families from More Overseas Tours
    • USTC J9 Non-Peak Call (10 Dec)
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (8 Dec)
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (1 Dec)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: December 2, 2020

    • Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) Moves Forward, Announces Investigation of Port-Based Detention and Demurrage Charges
    • Annual Qualifications: Certificate of Independent Pricing (CIP) and Certificate of Responsibility (COR) Review
    • IAM's Charles White Presents "Diversifying Your Revenue Streams" - Dec. 3
    • US Government & Military Affairs Update - Live Session Dec. 9
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (1 Dec)
    • JBMDL Draft DPM Contract Information
    • TRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (17 Nov)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: November 17, 2020

    • UPDATE: Industry Review and Request Comments on the 2021 Defense Personal Property Program (DP3) Business Rules Proposed Changes and Updates to the following documents: 400NG Tariff, International Tender (IT), Tender of Service (TOS), and Claims and Liability Rules
    • Annual Qualifications: Certificate of Independent Pricing (CIP) and Certificate of Responsibility (COR) Review
    • Detention and Demurrage Charges See Steady Increase At Key Ports of Entry
    • Container Shortage: “It´s currently an enormous unseen challenge”
    • USTC J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (10 Nov)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: November 4, 2020

    • Virtual Annual Meeting Remains Available On-Demand Through Noon, November 25
    • UPDATE: USTRANSCOM Global Household Goods Contract
    • CHAMP Advisory Air Freight Surcharge Notice Effective 10-30-2020
    • DoD Non-Temp Storage Retrograde Contract RFI
    • Troops’ weight allowances for household goods moves may increase by next summer
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (27 Oct)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: October 19, 2020

    • You Still Have Time to Register
    • Annual Qualifications: Certificate of Independent Pricing (CIP) and Certificate of Responsibility (COR) Review
    • USTC J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (13 Oct)
    • U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Issues Simplified Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness Application Form
    • FMCSA Announces Listening Session on Property Carrier Broker Petitions for Wednesday, Oct. 28, 1:00 - 2:30 PM EDT
    • Why You May Want to Wait to File for PPP Loan Forgiveness and Other Tips
    • Military Still Doesn't Have a Solution for Sky-High Cost of Moving Pets to New Duty Stations

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: October 8, 2020

    • Sneak Peek at Military and Government Sessions at the Annual Meeting
    • U.S. District Court Issues Injunction, Orders Agencies to Resume Processing and Issuance of H-2B and Other Work Visas
    • U.S. Department of Labor (DoL) Proposes Rule Aimed to Clarify Independent Contractor Eligibility
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (29 Sep)
    • Telework May Become Air Force Norm

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: September 24, 2020

    • Military and Government Affairs Panel
    • California Closes Out Legislative Session
    • USTC J9 Peak Season Call (24 Sep)
    • 2020 Fall PPF Summary
    • USTC J9 Advisories Since Last eGov/Mil Newsletter

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: September 9, 2020

    • Defense Personal Property Program (DP3) draft business rule changes for 2021
    • USTC J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (8 Sep)
    • Senate Republicans Formally Introduce Next Round of COVID-19 Relief Legislation
    • USTC J9 Advisories Since Last eGov/Mil Newsletter
    • USTC J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (1 Sep)
    • USTC J9 Peak Season Call (27 Aug)
    • USTC J9 Call August 25, 2020

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: August 26, 2020

    • USTC J9 Call August 25, 2020
    • USTC J9 COVID & Peak Season Calls (18 & 20 Aug) -- Combined Report
    • USTC J9 Advisories Since Last eGov/Mil Newsletter
    • USTC J9 Peak Season Call (Aug 13)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: August 13, 2020

    • Greater Opportunities with IAM's Virtual Meeting
    • IT20 Change 4 Posted
    • GSA CHAMP Pre-Bid Meeting
    • USTC J9 Conditions-Based Movement Call (Aug 11)
    • USTC J9 Peak Season Call (6 Aug)
    • USTC J9 Weekly Telecons (28 & 30 July)
    • U.S. to End Spangdahlem Air Base’s Mission, Remove 11,900 Personnel From Germany
    • Refusal End Date of 25 August for the 2020 Peak Season

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