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                                         Due to the current slowing of demand for travel services, Premier Travel Management is
                                         temporarily adjusting their office hours. As of Monday, January 4, 2021, their hours of
                                         operation are 8am to 5:30pm, M-F.
                                         Travel Assistance is available outside of published office hours; however, this option should be
                                         limited to travel emergencies.

                                         When their clients begin to travel again, they will return to their previous operating hours to
                                         best serve you.
                                         Premier Travel Management
                                         (312) 427-8400
                                         NOTE: During the pandemic, please do not make travel arrangements prior to contacting the
                                         JRCERT to confirm the site visit will be performed as scheduled.

                                         IMPORTANT TRAVEL INFORMATION
                                         •   Airlines will require all passengers to wear face coverings – please check each airline’s
                                             website prior to travel for the most up-to-date policies in effect.
                                         •   Airlines are restricting the service of food and beverages on flights – again, please check
                                             the airline website for specific information prior to your flight.
                                         •   Airport check-in and boarding procedures have changed to provide for compliance with
                                             social distancing requirements.
                                         •   Information on cleaning procedures and other sanitation methods in place is readily
                                             available on most vendor sites.
                                         •   Be sure to research regulations in effect at any location to which you are traveling as they
                                             differ greatly by locale.

                                         REAL ID COMPLIANCE

            “Starting October 1,         In 2005, the United States Congress   As of the writing of this article, 52 states,
                                         passed the Real ID Act.  This act     territories, and the District of Columbia
            2021, every air              “establishes minimum security standards   have been determined by the Department
                                         for license issuance and production and   of Homeland Security as compliant with
            traveler will need to        prohibits Federal agencies from accepting   all REAL ID requirements. The other 4
                                         for certain purposes driver’s licenses and   jurisdictions are noncompliant, but have
            present a REAL ID            identification cards from states not   been granted temporary extensions to
                                         meeting the Act’s minimum standards .”    come into compliance or are currently
            compliant license/           This includes identification for boarding   under review.
                                         federally regulated commercial aircraft.   Site visitors are strongly encouraged to
            ID, or another               Starting October 1, 2021, every air traveler   review the Department of Homeland
                                         will need to present a REAL ID compliant   Security webpage regarding the REAL ID
            acceptable form of           license/ID, or another acceptable form of   and to determine their state’s current level
            identification.”             identification.  The license/ID must be   of compliance.
                                         REAL ID compliant unless the traveler is
                                         using an alternative acceptable document   1:
                                         such as a passport. 2                 2:

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