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Sgt Schultz said:What if the member deploys out to sea or in the field? What if they are gone in a emergency? I'm sure there is no one at the counter after hours to freeze your card.
If you deploy to the field when you get back you submit a ration remit through your clerk to recover the money from the days you were gone.
I don't believe this is an Edmonton Garrison initiative but rather a CF wide one. We had a few emails and points in the O-grp about the whole thing, and everything pointed towards this being CF wide rather than a local initiative.
As for being on block leave you are not authorized to eat in the mess hall while on annual leave so that point is moot. The calculation for daily/monthly/yearly rates take your annual leave into account. As stated here http://www.admfincs.forces.gc.ca/admfincs/subjects/cfao/208-01_e.asp
Charges for rations prescribed by QR&O 208.505 contain a built-in
remission factor for leave (excluding rehabilitation and special leave
forming part of terminal leave), statutory holidays and time off.
Therefore, a member subject to deductions for rations under QR&O