Whither USPTO’s Form PTO-1382?

A longstanding member of the PCT listserv asked: It used to be that for a PCT, along with Request RO101, we would file a transmittal form for USPTO:  PTO-1382 (Rev. 04-2010).  Yet none of my readings about ePCT or your blog mentions that.  Has it gone away? 

Best Practice for filing a PCT application in RO/US

In this article I will describe the Best Practice for filing a Patent Cooperation Treaty patent application in the Receiving Office at the USPTO. (Note on June 12, 2015 — a nice person at WIPO offered suggestions for improvement of this article, all of which were very helpful, so I have updated this article.)