1. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE (DOD) TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS FAQS, A/O 13 MAR 2020. From the Army G-1: Attached FAQs from DOD will be very useful for units and travelers. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
2. FRAGO UPDATES TO HQDA EXORD 144-20 ARMY WIDE PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) OUTBREAK.
a. FRAGO 5, DTG: 122349Z Mar 20 (FOUO). Mission: Effective immediately, HQDA provides directives and guidance to subordinate commands concerning the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in order to protect the force, preserve readiness and mitigate the risk of transmission among personnel. Commanders will minimize movement of Soldiers, families, Department of the Army Civilians (DACs), Army non-appropriated fund (NAF) employees, and DA contractors to only essential travel to reduce the risk of spreading of COVID-19. Commanders maintain the inherent authority to take appropriate actions to ensure the health, safety and welfare of their Soldiers. See information on each FRAGO at the following link. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
b. FRAGO 7, DTG: 140014Z Mar 20 (FOUO). Mission: Same as FRAGO 5. Among other guidance, this FRAGO requires that all Army-affiliated personnel (Soldiers, DACs, NAF Civilians, Army sponsored DOD-affiliated U.S. contractors, and associated DEERS enrolled family members) will update the Army Disaster Personnel Accountability and Assessment System (ADPAAS) to reflect their most current physical residence for themselves and their family members, do not use APO/FPO mailing address, only use physical address of residence. The ADPAAS website is: https://adpaas.army.mil and is accessible via most smart phones. Army personnel can login by using a common access card or username and password. See specifics in the FRAGO attached at the following link. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
3. NEW IPPS-A PRODUCTS.
a. IPPS-A JOB AID: NON-PRIOR SERVICE GAIN ACCESSION (NPSG). This Job Aid details the steps to validate and load a NPSG into IPPS-A. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
b. IPPS-A WEBINAR SERIES: ACCESSIONS: NON-PRIOR SERVICE GAINS (NPSG). On 05 Mar 20 IPPS-A conducted a webinar on Non-Prior Service Gain Accessions. Users received instruction on validating ARISS data and loading new members into IPPS-A. Available for reference is this informational slide deck that highlights key points from the webinar. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
c. IPPS-A WEBINAR SERIES: ADVANCED AD HOC BI COURSE. On 27 FEB 20 IPPS-A conducted a webinar on Advanced Ad Hoc BI. Users received instruction on accessing Ad Hoc OBIEE, using filters and prompts, and R2 specific data and use cases. Available for reference is this informational slide deck that highlights key points from the webinar. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
d. IPPS-A ARMY NATIONAL GUARD (ARNG) USER MANUAL – VERSION 8.00. Version 8.00 of the IPPS-A ARNG User Manual is now available at the following link! This User Manual describes IPPS-A and how to navigate through it to utilize the capabilities for updating Personnel records. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
4. COMMAND/INSTALLATION/BRANCH ANNOUNCEMENTS. These announcements only apply to the command/installation/Branch noted.
a. FORSCOM GUIDANCE ISO PERSONNEL TEMPO (PERSTEMPO) REPORTING. HR Professionals, please see two new PERSTEMPO products/tools provided by 7th ID. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
5. Recently published Army Directives (AD) and All Army Activity (ALARACT) messages. New ALARACTs and ADs are also posted on APD at the following link. https://armypubs.army.mil/defa
a. ALARACT 024/2020, 2020 LACERDA CUP ALL ARMY COMBATIVES COMPETITION (FOUO), DTG: R 111459Z MAR 20. The U.S. Army Infantry School would like to extend an invitation to your unit to participate in the 2020 Lacerda Cup All Army Combatives Competition, taking place 14 through 17 April 2020 at Fort Benning, GA. The Lacerda Cup All Army Combatives Competition is open to all active duty, U.S. Army Reserve, and Army National Guard servicemembers.
6. Recently published Military Personnel (MILPER) messages and Military Pay E-Messages. All MILPER messages are available on the HRC MILPER web page at https://www.hrc.army.mil/Milpe
a. MILPER MESSAGE 20-078, RELEASE OF THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2020-2021 ARMY COMPETITIVE CATEGORY SENIOR SERVICE COLLEGE SLATE, ISSUED: [3/12/2020 7:49:10 AM]. This message announces officers slated for Academic Year (AY) 2020-2021 Army Competitive Category (ACC) Senior Service College (SSC) attendance. https://www.hrc.army.mil/Milpe
7. ARNG/USAR POSITIONS/JOBS AVAILABLE. S1NET members have posted the following RC position/job vacancy information. For a listing of all USAR primary vacancies (updated weekly) visit https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
a. SOUTHWEST BORDER – MISSION COMMAND ELEMENT (SWB-MCE), 365 DAY ADOS TOD VACANCIES, JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
b. IMA SENIOR 42A VACANCIES (SFC-SGM) – USAFRICOM- STUTTGART, GERMANY. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
c. HHC TPU COMMANDER VACANCY, 100TH DIVISION LEADER DEVELOPMENT, FORT KNOX, KY. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
d. 323D MI BN VACANCIES, O-5 (TPU) AND O-2 TO O-3 (ADOS), FT MEADE, MD. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
e. 352D FIELD HOSPITAL COMMANDER, CAMP PARKS, CA. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
f. 396TH COMBAT SUPPORT HOSPITAL COMMANDER, TPU O-6, VANCOUVER, WA. https://www.milsuite.mil/book/
g. 9TH-108TH QM BN, OFFICER AND NCO TPU VACANCIES, MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA (MAXWELL AFB). https://www.milsuite.mil/book/