The Government Travel Committee reviews the Government Travel Directive and the Commuting Assistance Directive and hears final level grievances on these authorities, when required by the Executive Committee. The Committee also recommends changes to various rates and premiums on a periodic basis.
Committee Advisor: Michelle.Clement@njc-cnm.gc.ca
Quarterly Report to the National Joint Council (March 2018)
- The Committee met once (1) since the last Council meeting and has examined two (2) grievances.
- Fourteen (14) grievances:
- Six (6) are scheduled for hearing; two (2) of them concern Hospital/Escort Duty; one (1) is concerning meal allowance of $12; one (1) concerns a request for travel expenses; one (1) concerns kilometers; and one (1) concerns three claims form for travel in the US for an employee with dual-citizenship.
- Two (2) will be referred to the Executive Committee for decision on precedence, jurisdiction and timeliness; one (1) grievance is in abeyance pending settlement and five (5) other grievances are in analysis. The Committee agreed on a flexible schedule to insure the prompt hearing of grievances.
Next meeting: August 9, 2018