Recommendations on Systemic Issues

In reviewing individual grievances, the Committee sometimes finds that its recommendations with respect to a policy or a regulation may affect more than one member. In these cases, the Board makes the Chief of the Defence Staff aware that a broader problem may exist.

Recommendations on Systemic Issues web feed (http://www.mgerc-ceegm.gc.ca/feed-fil/rec-eng.xml)

Alphabetical list of the topics by year with links to the synopses of these cases and the associated recommendations: View by Subject

2015
Subject F&R Date Case #
Air Force Order 5006-17 Promotion Policy - Air Reserve 2015–03–31 2014-178
Amendment to Compensation and Benefits Instruction 208.849 concerning posting allowance. 2015–09–02 2015-165
Canadian Forces Integrated Relocation Program (CF IRP) – Temporary Dual Residence Allowance (TDRA) Policy Review 2015–11–30 2015-255
Clarification of Imposed Restriction Policy / Clarification de la politique en matière de RI 2015–02–12 2014-203
Departmental Hardship and Risk Committee (DHRC) Procedures 2015–10–27 2015-072
Entitlement to Immediate Annuity on Completion of a Long Term Period of Service 2015–12–30 2015-125
Expansion of the Spectrum of Care for Infertility Treatments 2015–12–24 2015-249
Forfeiture of Decorations and Medals 2015–01–13 2014-201
Leave Travel Assistance (LTA) – Indirect Travel 2015–06–30 2015-107
Level of Competency or Proficiency in English for the Pilot Occupation 2015–12–30 2015-168
Meal Purchased While on TD at a Foreign Military Base 2015–04–14 2015-003
Pay Error - Member's Rigth to be Made Aware 2015–06–23 2015-011
Pay recovery – Mandatory meeting with a Pay Specialist 2015–04–23 2014-123
Pregnancy – Mandatory Duty Limitations 2015–05–29 2015-013
Progressive application of Remedial Measures 2015–01–29 2014-196
Real Estate Incentive - Time limit for signing the waiver electing not to sell 2015–07–09 2015-139
Reimbursement of Mortgage Early Repayment Penalties 2015–05–27 2015-078
Reimbursement of professional cleaning expenses in accordance with article 3.4.04 of the CF IRP Directive 2015–02–09 2014-188
Retroactive Policy amendment to SE benefits for OUTCAN postings. 2015–09–21 2015-132
Right to Grieve - Supplementary Reserve (Supp Res) 2015–06–29 2015-065
Service couples and separation expense benefits 2015–10–21 2015-180
Supplementary Reserve (Supp Res) Members – Right to Grieve 2015–11–30 2015-255
The Posting Allowance Policy Discriminates Single Members 2015–07–23 2015-049
Treasury Board Secretariat (TBS) Depressed Market Decisions 2015–10–19 2015-208
2014
Subject F&R Date Case #
30-Day Entitlement to Annual Leave and Past Reserve Force Service 2014–11–17 2014-169
Accuracy of the information provided by the Base Release Section on the requirements governing pension benefit choices. 2014–04–24 2013-113
Additional Car Rental Costs 2014–07–28 2014-008
Administration of Operational Allowances 2014–12–30 2014-187
Assignment of Military Personnel to the United Nations Command Military Armistice Commission (UNCMAC) through the OUT-OF-CANADA Program (OUTCAN) 2014–08–29 2013-069
Compliance of Canadian Forces School of Military Engineering Order 5-02 with Defence Administrative Order and Directive (DAOD) 5039-6, Delivery of Training and Education in Both Official Languages. 2014–03–26 2013-067
Deduction of Income Tax at Source 2014–12–08 2014-173
Instruction in the Official Language of one's choice 2014–03–26 2013-067
Language Skills at Enrollment 2014–03–25 2013-063
Loss of Accrued Reserve Force Retirement Gratuity Benefits 2014–07–30 2014-066
Loss of Pension Benefit Upon Transfer to the Supplementary Reserve 2014–08–22 2014-031
Meal Rates (Karthoum) 2014–11–20 2014-139
Meal Rates (Karthoum) 2014–10–30 2014-061
Pilot's Pay and Promotion 2014–11–28 2014-007
Promotion Date While on Maternity/Paternity Leave 2014–11–27 2014-117
SE Benefits - Establishment of multiple rates for private accommodation 2014–10–31 2014-094
Selection Board Candidates List Process 2014–03–31 2013-121
2012
Subject F&R Date Case #
30-Day Entitlement to Annual Leave and Past Reserve Force Service 2012–11–30 2012-117
Accuracy of Information by Recruiters 2012–07–26 2012-048
Administrative Process Leading to Compulsory Releases 2012–03–09 2011-117
Administrative Review Process 2012–02–09 2011-115
Clarity of information - Canadian Forces Integrated Relocation Program 2012–02–28 2011-132
Component Transfer 2012–11–29 2012-119
Debt Relief in Cases Where Separation Expenses Were Paid in Error 2012–03–30 2012-006
Delays at Initial Authority Level 2012–02–29 2011-119
Enrollment Offers 2012–05–29 2012-020
Expansion of the Spectrum of Care for Infertility Treatments 2012–10–22 2012-098
Granting of Special Leave (Relocation) to Reservists 2012–08–21 2012-053
Improper Administration of SE through an Aide-Memoire 2012–03–26 2012-009
Improper Administration of SE through an Aide-Memoire 2012–03–21 2012-002
IR/SE benefits for members with shared custody arrangements 2012–06–29 2012-045
Lack of criteria governing the exercise of the recovery authority 2012–11–30 2012-111
Normally Resident - Interpretation for Benefit purposes 2012–11–09 2012-090
Pay Protection 2012–05–25 2011-128
Pilot's Backdated Promotions to Captain 2012–05–25 2011-128
Promotion Criteria 2012–12–28 2012-131
Real Estate Commission paid on the Purchase of a Replacement Residence 2012–05–30 2012-032
Review of Retention Policies –2013 Update 2012–03–20 2011-110
Succession Planning in the Canadian Forces 2012–05–31 2011-047
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