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April 23, 2020

ALCOAST 151/20 COVID-19: MEDICAL CONTINGENCY STAFF SURGE WARNING ORDER

https://cg.portal.uscg.mil/library/generalmessages/General%20Messages/GENMSG2020/ALCOAST/151-20_ALCOAST.txt

April 16, 2020

ALCOAST 137/20 - COVID-19: HEALTH, SAFETY, AND WORK-LIFE (HSWL) UPDATE 1

R 161417 APR 20FM COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC//CG-11//TO ALCOASTUNCLAS //N06000//ALCOAST 137/20COMDTNOTE 6000SUBJ: COVID-19: HEALTH, SAFETY, AND WORK-LIFE (HSWL) UPDATE 1A. COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC 202055 MAR 20/ALCOAST 098/20B. COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC 241740 MAR 20/ALCOAST 104/20C. COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC 201727 MAR 20/ALCOAST 096/20D.

April 16, 2020

ALCOAST 138/20 COVID-19: MARITIME LAW ENFORCEMENT BOARDING OFFICER (BO) TRAINING

https://cg.portal.uscg.mil/library/generalmessages/General%20Messages/GENMSG2020/ALCOAST/138-20_ALCOAST.txt

April 13, 2020

New pay and allowances to help you through COVID-19

Several new pay and allowances are now available to members and their dependents.These entitlements are part of the overall military effort to support our members during the COVID-19 pandemic.Please contact your local SPO to determine your eligibility for these new pay and allowances: Isolation Allowance (PCS related)Isolation Allowance is the

April 10, 2020

ACN 048/20 - UPDATE TO ACN 039/20 SUSPENSION OF BODY COMPOSITION SCREENING

R 101550 APR 20FM COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC//CG-1//TO ALCOAST UNCLAS //N01020//ACN 048/20SUBJ:  UPDATE TO ACN 039/20 SUSPENSION OF BODY COMPOSITION SCREENINGA. COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC 191848 MAR 20/ACN 039/20B. COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC 101130 MAR 20/ACN 033/20C. Coast Guard Weight and Body Fat Standards Program Manual,COMDTINST M1020.8H1. Due

April 2, 2020

ALCOAST 118/20 - TEMPORARY RELAXATION OF HAIR GROOMING STANDARDS DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

R 020724 APR 20FM COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC//CG-1//TO ALCOASTUNCLAS //N01020//ALCOAST 118/20COMDTNOTE 1020SUBJ: TEMPORARY RELAXATION OF HAIR GROOMING STANDARDS DURING COVID-19 PANDEMICA. Uniform Regulations, COMDTINST M1020.6 (series)B. COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC 251009 NOV/ACN 139/191. This ALCOAST announces a temporary relaxation of hair

March 27, 2020

ALCOAST 110/20 - MAY 2020 SERVICE WIDE EXAMINATION (SWE) COMPETITION AND MASTER CHIEF ADVANCEMENT PANEL (MCAP)

R 272006 MAR 20FM COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC//CG-1//TO ALCOAST UNCLAS //N01418//ALCOAST 110/20COMDTNOTE 1418SUBJ: MAY 2020 SERVICE WIDE EXAMINATION (SWE) COMPETITION AND MASTER CHIEF ADVANCEMENT PANEL (MCAP)A. COMCOGARD PSC Washington DC 08 JAN 20/ALCGENL 003/20B. COMCOGARD PSC Washington DC 27 NOV 19/ALCGENL 220/19C. Enlistments, Evaluations, and

March 27, 2020

ALCGPSC 040/20 - UPDATE 5 TO PY20 SCHEDULE OF OFFICER PERSONNEL BOARDS AND PANELS - PSCNOTE  1401

ALCGPSC 040/20UNCLAS //N01401//SUBJ: UPDATE 5 TO PY20 SCHEDULE OF OFFICER PERSONNEL BOARDS AND PANELS - PSCNOTE  1401A. PY20 Schedule of Officer Personnel Boards and Panels, PSCNOTE 14011. This message announces COVID-19 schedule impacts to Enclosures (1) and (2) of  reference (A), the PY20 Schedule of ADPL and IDPL Officer Personnel Boards and 

March 25, 2020

ALCOAST 105/20 TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF SAR C-SCHOOL CURRENCY REQUIREMENTS FOR SAR WATCHSTANDERS

R 250935 MAR 20FM COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC//CG-5RI//TO ALCOASTUNCLAS //N16130//ALCOAST 105/20COMDTNOTE 16130SUBJ: TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF SAR C-SCHOOL CURRENCY REQUIREMENTS FOR SAR WATCHSTANDERSA. U.S. Coast Guard Addendum to the National Search and Rescue Supplement (NSS) to the International Aeronautical and Maritime Search and Rescue Manual

March 24, 2020

ALCOAST 104/20 - EXTENSION OF TERM OF VALIDITY OF PERIODIC MEDICAL ASSESSMENTS

R 241740 MAR 20FM COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC//CG-11//TO ALCOASTUNCLAS //N06000//ALCOAST 104/20COMDTNOTE 6000SUBJ:  EXTENSION OF TERM OF VALIDITY OF PERIODIC MEDICAL ASSESSMENTSA. Coast Guard Medical Manual, COMDTINST M6000.1 (series)B. Coast Guard Periodic Health Assessment (PHA), COMDTINST 6150.3 (series)C. Individual Medical Readiness, DoDI