COMPTROLLER'S SEAL STATE OF CONNECTICUT

STATE OF CONNECTICUT

NANCY WYMAN
COMPTROLLER
OFFICE OF THE STATE COMPTROLLER
55 ELM STREET
HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT 06106-1775
MARK OJAKIAN
DEPUTY COMPTROLLER

MEMORANDUM NO. 2008-30

September 2, 2008

TO THE HEADS OF ALL STATE AGENCIES

Attention:   Chief Administrative and Fiscal Officers, Business Managers, and Payroll and Human Resources Officers
Subject:   Revision of Maximum Per Diem Rates for Localities

The federal per diem rates stated in Memorandum No. 2007-33 have been revised for travel in the United States effective October 1, 2008. Federal per diem rates for meals and incidental expenses are $39, $44, $49, $54, $59 and $64 dependent on the locality. A detailed listing of all localities in the continental United States and certain localities in Alaska and Hawaii is attached in the revised Appendix A.

Links to per diem rates for travel in foreign countries and for additional localities in Alaska and Hawaii can be found on a U.S. Department of State website at http://aoprals.state.gov/web920/per_diem.asp.

Collective bargaining per diem meals and/or incidental expenses exceeding the applicable rate are reportable.

Questions may be directed to the Fiscal Policy Division at (860) 702-3440.

NANCY WYMAN
STATE COMPTROLLER

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