Seal of the Office of the State Comptroller

MEMORANDUM NO. 98-50

December 24, 1998

TO THE HEADS OF ALL STATE AGENCIES

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

The federal per diem rates stated in Memorandum No. 97-67 have been revised for travel in the United States effective January 1, 1999. New per diem localities have been added. Federal per diem rates for meals and incidental expenses are $30, $34, $38, $42 and $46 dependent on the locality. A detailed listing of all localities in the United States including Alaska and Hawaii is attached in the revised Appendix A.

Information concerning per diem rates for travel in foreign countries can be found on the Department of State website at http//www.state.gov/www/perdiems/index.html.

Any collective bargaining meals, per diem and incidental expenses exceeding the applicable rate are reportable.

Questions may be directed to the Policy Services Division at 860-702-3440.

NANCY WYMAN
STATE COMPTROLLER

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APPENDIX A
Key City County and/or Other
Defined Location
M&IE Rate
CONUS, Standard Rate $30
(Applies to all locations within CONUS not specifically listed below or encompassed by the boundary definition of a listed point.)
ALABAMA
Birmingham Jefferson 38
Gulf Shores Baldwin 34
Huntsville Madison 38
Mobile Mobile 34
Montgomery Montgomery 38
ALASKA
Anchorage
(5/1 - 9/30) 62
(10/1 - 4/30) 56
Barrow 70
Bethel 65
Cordova 62
Craig
(5/1 - 8/31) 66
(9/1 - 4/30) 64
Denali National Park
(6/1 - 8/31) 52
(9/1 - 5/31) 50
Dillingham 59
Dutch Harbor - Unalaska 69
Fairbanks
(5/15 - 9/15) 60
(9/16 - 5/14) 56
Glennallen 52
Healy
(6/1 - 8/31) 52
(9/1 - 5/31) 50
Homer
(5/1 - 9/30) 66
(10/1 - 4/30) 64
Juneau 72
Kenai-Soldotna
(4/1 - 9/30) 61
(10/1 - 3/31) 59
Kennicott 68
Ketchikan
(5/1 - 9/30) 74
(10/1 - 4/30) 73
Kodiak 68
Kotzebue
(5/16 - 9/15) 81
(9/16 - 5/15) 80
Kulis Ags
(5/1 - 9/30) 62
(10/1 - 4/30) 56
McCarthy 68
Murphy Dome
(5/15 - 9/15) 60
(9/16 - 5/14) 56
Nome 63
Petersburg 62
Seward
(5/1 - 9/15) 62
(9/16 - 4/30) 59
Sitka-Mt. Edgecombe
(4/1 - 9/4) 60
(9/5 - 3/31) 59
Skagway
(5/1 - 9/30) 74
(10/1 - 4/30) 73
Spruce Cape 68
Tanan 63
Umiat 107
Valdez
(5/15 - 9/15) 65
(9/16 - 5/14) 62
Wasilla 72
Wrangell
(5/1 - 9/30) 74
(10/1 - 4/30) 73
ARIZONA
Casa Grande Pinal 34
Chinle Apache 34
Flagstaff All points in Coconino County not covered under Grand Canyon perdiem area 34
Grand Canyon All points in the Grand Canyon National Parkand Kaibab National Forest within Coconino County 42
Kayenta Navajo 30
Phoenix Maricopa (except Scottsdale) 38
Prescott Yavapai 38
Scottsdale City limits of Scottsdale 42
Tuscon Pima County; Davis-Monthan AFB 38
Yuma Yuma 34
ARKANSAS
Little Rock Pulaski 34
CALIFORNIA
Barstow San Bernardino 34
Bridgeport Mono (except Mammoth Lakes) 42
Clearlake Lake 38
Contra Costa County Contra Costa County 42
Death Valley Inyo 46
Eureka Humboldt 38
Fresno Fresno 38
Gualala City limits of Gualala 38
Kern County Kern County 38
Los Angeles Los Angeles; Edwards AFB; Naval Weapons Center and Ordinance Test Station, China Lake 46
Madera Madera (except Oakhurst) 34
Mammoth Lakes City limits of Mammoth Lakes 46
Marin County Marin County 42
Merced Merced 38
Modesto Stanislaus 34
Monterey Monterey 42
Napa Napa 42
Oakhurst City limits of Oakhurst 38
Oakland Alameda 38
Ontario San Bernardino 38
Orange County Orange County 46
Palm Springs Riverside 42
Palo Alto City limits of Palo Alto 42
Point Arena Mendicino (exc ept Gualala) 38
Redding Shasta 38
Redwood City City limits of Redwood City 42
Sacramento Sacramento 42
San Diego San Diego 46
San Francisco San Francisco 46
San Jose Santa Clara (except Palo Alto) 46
San Luis Obispo San Luis Obispo 38
San Mateo San Mateo (except Redwood City) 42
Santa Barbara Santa Barbara 38
Santa Cruz Santa Cruz 42
Santa Rosa Sonoma 42
Stockton San Joaquin 38
Sunnyvale City limits of Sunnyvale 42
Tahoe City Placer 42
Ventura County Ventura County 38
Victorville City limits of Victorville 34
Visalia Tulare 38
West Sacramento Yolo 30
Yosemite National Park Mariposa 46
COLORADO
Adams County Adams County 38
Arapahoe County Arapahoe County 38
Aspen Pitkin 46
Boulder Boulder 42
Colorado Springs El Paso 38
Cortez Montezuma 34
Denver Denver 42
Durango La Plata 38
Fort Collins Larimer (except Loveland) 34
Glenwood Springs Garfield 38
Gunnison Gunnison 34
Jefferson County Jefferson County 34
Loveland City limits of Loveland 30
Montrose Montrose 34
Pueblo Pueblo 34
Silverstone/Keystone Summit 38
Steamboat Springs Routt 38
Telluride San Miguel 46
Trinidad Las Animas 30
Vail Eagle 46
CONNECTICUT
Bridgeport City limits of Bridgeport 34
Danbury Fairfield (except Bridgeport) 38
Groton New London (except New London) 30
Hartford Hartford 42
Lakeville Litchfield (except Salisbury) 38
Middlesex County Middlesex County 34
New Haven New Haven 38
New London City limits of New London 34
Putnam/Danielson Windham 30
Salisbury City limits of Salisbury 46
Vernon Tolland 34
DELAWARE
Dover Kent 34
Lewes Sussex 42
Wilmington New Castle 34
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Washington, D.C. District of Columbia 46
FLORIDA
Altamonte Springs Seminole 38
Boca Raton City limits of Boca Raton 38
Bradenton Manatee 34
Cocoa Beach Brevard 34
Daytona Beach Volusia 38
Delray Beach City limits of Delray Beach 42
Fort Lauderdale Broward 42
Fort Myers Lee 42
Fort Walton Beach Okaloosa 38
Gainesville Alachua 34
Gulf Breeze Santa Rosa 38
Jacksonville Duval County; Naval Station 34
Mayport
Jupiter City limits of Jupiter 34
Key West Monroe 46
Kissimmee Osceola 34
Lakeland Polk 34
Miami Dade 42
Naples Collier 38
Orlando Orange 42
Palm Beach City limits of Palm Beach 46
Palm Beach Gardens Bay 38
Palm Beach Shores Palm Beach (except Jupiter, 38
Palm Beach, Delray Beach, West
Palm Beach, Boca Raton, and
Singer Island)
Panama City Bay 38
Pensacola Escambia 34
Punta Gorda Charlotte 38
Saint Augustine Saint Johns 38
Saint Petersburg Hillsborough 38
Sarasota Sarasota 38
Singer Island City limits of Singer Island 38
Stuart Martin 38
Tallahassee Leon 34
Tampa Pinellas 38
Vero Beach Indian River 38
West Palm Beach City limits of West Palm Beach 38
GEORGIA
Albany Dougherty 34
Athens Clarke 34
Atlanta Fulton 38
Augusta Richmond 38
Cobb County Cobb County 34
Columbus Muscogee 34
Conyers Rockdale 34
DeKalb County DeKalb County 34
Gwinnett County Gwinnett County 30
Macon Bibb 34
Savannah Chatham 38
Warner Robins Houston 34
HAWAII
Hawaii, Island of
Hilo 52
Isle of Hawaii (Other) 54
Kauai, Island of
(5/1 - 11/30) 62
(12/1 - 4/30) 64
Kure, Island of 41
Maui, Island of 64
Oahu, Island of 61
IDAHO
Boise Ada 38
Coeur D'Alene Kootenai 34
Ketchum Blaine 42
McCall Valley 38
Stanley Custer 38
Sun Valley City limits of Sun Valley 42
ILLINOIS
Champaign/Urbana Champaign 34
Chicago Cook 46
DeCatur Macon 34
Du Page County Du Page County 38
Lake County Lake County 42
Peoria Peoria 38
Rock Island Rock Island 30
Rockford Winnebago 34
Springfield Sangamon 38
INDIANA
Bloomington/Crane Monroe and Martin 34
Carmel Hamilton 38
Fort Wayne Allen 34
Indianapolis Marion County; Fort Benjamin 42
Harrison
Michigan City La Porte 34
Muncie Delware 34
Nashville Brown 38
South Bend St. Joseph 34
Valparaiso/Burlington Porter 34
Beach
IOWA
Cedar Rapids Linn 34
Davenport/Bettendorf Scott 34
Des Moines Polk 34
KANSAS
Kansas City Johnson and Wyandotte (See also 30
Kansas City, MO.)
Overland Park Kenton 38
Wichita Sedgwick 38
KENTUCKY
Covington Kenton 38
Florence Boone 34
Lexington Fayette 34
Louisville Jefferson 38
LOUISIANA
Baton Rouge East Baton Rouge Parish 38
Bossier City Bossier Parish 34
Gonzales Ascension Parish 34
Lake Charles Calcasieu Parish 34
New Orleans City limits of New Orleans 42
Opelouses Saint Landry 30
Slidell Saint Tammany 34
St. Francisville West Feliciana 38
MAINE
Bangor Penobscot 30
Bar Harbor Hancock 38
Bath Sagadahoc 34
Kennebunk York 38
Kittery Portsmouth Naval Shipyard 34
(See also Portsmouth, N.H.)
Portland Cumberland 38
Rockport Knox 42
Wiscasset Lincoln 38
MARYLAND
Annapolis Anne Arundel 42
Baltimore Baltimore 42
Columbia Howard 42
Easton Talbot 34
Frederick Frederick 38
Grasonville Queen Annes 38
Hagerstown Washington 34
Harford County Harford County 38
Lexington Park/ St. Marys 34
Leonardtown/Lusby
Montgomery County Montgomery County 38
Ocean City Worcester 46
Prince Georges County Prince Georges County 38
Salisbury Wicomico 34
St. Michaels City limits of St. Michaels 42
MASSACHUSETTS
Andover Essex 38
Boston Suffolk 46
Cambridge City limits of Cambridge 46
Falmouth City limits of Falmouth 38
Greenfield Franklin 30
Hyannis Barnstable 38
Lowell Middlesex (except Cambridge) 34
Martha's Vineyard Dukes 46
Nantucket Nantucket 46
New Bedford City limits of New Bedford 34
Northampton Hampshire 34
Pittsfield Berkshire 38
Plymouth Plymouth 34
Quincy Norfolk 38
Springfield Hampden 34
Taunton Bristol (except New Bedford) 30
Worcester Worcester 34
MICHIGAN
Ann Arbor Washtenaw 38
Auburn Hills Bay 38
Charlevoix Charlevoix 38
Detroit Wayne 46
East Lansing City limits of East Lansing 38
Flint Genesee 34
Frankfort Benzie 34
Gaylord Otsego 38
Grand Rapids Kent 34
Grayling Crawford 34
Holland Ottawa 34
Lansing Ingham (except East Lansing) 34
Leland Leelanau 34
Mackinac Island Mackinac 46
Manistee Manistee 30
Midland Midland 34
Mount Pleasant Isabella 34
Petoskey Emmet 38
Pontiac City limits of Pontiac 34
Sault Ste. Marie Chippewa 34
South Haven Van Buren 34
Traverse City Grand Traverse 42
Troy Oakland (except Pontiac) 38
Warren Macomb 34
MINNESOTA
Anoka County Anoka County 34
Dakota County Dakota County 34
Duluth St. Louis 42
Minneapolis Hennepin and Ramsey 46
Counties; Fort Snelling Military
Reservation and Navy Astronautics Group
Group (Detachment BRAVO), Rosemount
Rochester Olmsted 34
St. Paul County St. Paul Count 38
MISSISSIPPI
Bay St. Louis Hancock 38
Biloxi City limits of Biloxi 38
Gulfport Harrison (except Biloxi) 34
Jackson Hinds 34
Ridgeland Madison 38
Robinsonville Tunica 34
Vicksburg Warren 34
MISSOURI
Branson Taney 34
Cape Girardeau Cape Girardeau 34
Clay County Clay 30
Hannibal Marion 30
Jefferson City Cole 34
Kansas City Jackson and Platte (See also 42
Kansas City, Kansas.)
Lake Ozark Miller 34
Osage Beach Camden 34
Platte County Platte County 34
St. Charles County St. Charles County 34
St. Louis St. Louis 46
MONTANA
Polson/Kalispell Lake 34
West Yellowstone Park Gallatin 34
NEBRASKA
Lincoln Lancaster 34
Omaha Douglas 38
NEVADA
Elko All points in Elko County 30
excluding Wendover
Incline Village All points in the Northern Lake 38
Tahoe area within Washoe County
Las Vegas Clark County; Nellis AFB 38
Reno All points in Washoe County not 38
covered under the city of Incline ne
Village per diem locality
Stateline Douglas 42
Winnemucca Humboldt 34
NEW HAMPSHIRE
Concord Merrimack 34
Conway Carroll 38
Durham Strafford 30
Hanover Grafton 42
Laconia Belknap 34
Manchester Hillsborough 34
Portsmouth/Newington Rockingham County; Pease AFB 42
(See also Kittery, Maine.)
Sullivan County Sullivan County 34
NEW JERSEY
Atlantic City Atlantic 42
Bergen County Bergen County 38
Cape May Cape May (except Ocean City) 42
Cherry Hill/Camden/ Camden/Burlington 42
Moorestown
Eatontown Monmouth County; Fort MonMouth 38
Edison Middlesex (except Piscataway) 34
Flemington Hunterdon 34
Freehold City limits of Freehold 34
Hudson County Hudson County 38
Millville Cumberland 38
Newark Essex 42
Ocean City City limits of Cape May County 38
Parsippany/Dover Morris County; Picatinny Arsenal 38
Passaic County Passaic County 38
Piscataway City limits of Piscataway 38
Princeton City limits of Princeton 42
Trenton Mercer (except Princeton) 38
Union County Union County 38
NEW MEXICO
Albuquerque Bernalillo 38
Cloudcroft Otero 30
Los Alamos Los Alamos 34
Santa Fe Santa Fe 46
Taos Taos 34
NEW YORK
Albany Albany 42
Batavia Genesee 34
Binghamton Broome 38
The Bronx The Bronx 46
Brooklyn Brooklyn 46
Buffalo Erie 42
Corning Steuben 38
Elmira Chemung 34
Glens Falls Warren 34
Ithaca Tompkins 34
Kingston Ulster 38
Lake Placid Essex 38
Manhattan Manhattan 46
Nassau County Nassau County 38
Niagara Falls Niagara 34
Nyack/Palisades Rockland 38
Owego Tioga 30
Plattsburgh Clinton 34
Poughkeepsie Dutchess 38
Queens Borough Queens 46
Rochester Monroe 42
Saratoga Springs Saratoga 38
Schenectady Schenectady 34
Staten Island Borough Richmond 42
Suffolk Suffolk 38
Tarrytown Westchester (except White Plain s) 42
Utica Oneida 34
Waterloo/Romulus Seneca 34
Watkins Glen Schuyler 34
West Point Orange 34
White Plains City limits of White Plains 42
NORTH CAROLINA
Asheville Buncombe 34
Chapel Hill Orange 38
Charlotte Mecklenburg 38
Durham Durham 42
Fayetteville Cumberland 34
Greensboro Guilford 38
Kill Devil Dare 38
New Bern Craven 34
Raleigh Wake 38
Research Triangle Park City limits of Research 38
Triangle Park
Wilmington New Hanover 34
Winston-Salem Forsyth 38
NORTH DAKOTA
All locations 30
OHIO
Akron Summit 38
Bellevue City limits of Bellevue 30
Cambridge Guernsey 34
Canton Stark 34
Cincinnati Hamilton 46
Cleveland Cuyahoga 42
Columbus Franklin 38
Dayton Montgomery, Wright-Patterson AFB 38
Elyria Lorain 34
Fairborn Greene 34
Geneva/Hamilton Ashtabula 34
Lancaster Fairfield 34
Port Clinton/Oakharbo r Ottawa 34
Portsmouth Scioto 34
Sandusky Erie 38
Springfield Clark 34
Toledo Lucas 38
Warren County Warren County 30
OKLAHOMA
Oklahoma City Oklahoma 38
Tulsa Osage, Tulsa and Washington 38
OREGON
Ashland Jackson 42
Beaverton Washington 38
Bend Deschutes 38
Clackamas Clackamas 34
Coos Bay Coos 34
Crater Lake City limits of Crater Lake 38
Eugene Lane (except Florence) 38
Florence City limits of Florence 34
Gold Beach Curry 34
Klamath Falls Klamath 30
Lincoln City/Newport Lincoln 34
Portland Multnomah 38
Salem Marion 34
Seaside Clatsop 34
PENNSYLVANIA
Allentown Lehigh 38
Chester/Radnor Delaware 34
Easton Northampton 34
Erie Erie 30
Gettysburg Adams 34
Harrisburg Dauphin (except Hershey) 42
Hershey City limits of Hershey) 42
King of Prussia/Fort Montgomery County, except Bala 42
Washington Cynwyd (See also Philadelphia,
Pennsylvania.)
Lancaster Lancaster 38
Malvern/Downington/ Chester 38
Valley Forge
Mechanicsburg Cumberland 34
Philadelphia Philadelphia County; City of 46
Bala Cynwyd in Montgomery County
Pittsburgh Allegheny 46
Reading Berks 38
Scranton Lackawanna 30
Warminster Bucks County; Naval Air 42
Development Center
Wayne City limits of Wayne 42
RHODE ISLAND
Block Island Washington 42
East Greenwich Kent County; Naval Construction 38
Battalion Center, Davisville
Newport Newport 42
North Kingston Washington 30
Providence Providence 42
SOUTH CAROLINA
Charleston Charleston 42
Columbia Richland 38
Greenville Greenville 38
Hilton Head Beaufort 42
Myrtle Beach Horry County; Myrtle Beach AFB 42
Spartanburg Spartanburg 34
SOUTH DAKOTA
Custer Custer 34
Hot Springs Fall River 30
Rapid City Pennington 34
TENNESSEE
Chattanooga Hamilton 34
Gatlinburg Sevier 38
Knoxville Knoxville County 38
Memphis Shelby 38
Nashville Davidson 42
Townsend Blount 34
TEXAS
Arlington Tarrant 34
Austin Travis 38
Brownsville Cameron 34
College Station Brazos 34
Corpus Christi Nueces and San Patricio 38
Dallas Dallas 46
Eagle Pass Maverick 30
El Paso El Paso 38
Fort Davis Jeff Davis 30
Fort Worth City limits of Fort Worth 38
Galveston Galveston 42
Houston Harris County; L.B. Johnson Space 42
Center and Ellington AFB
Killeen Bell 30
Laredo Webb 34
Lubbock Lubbock 34
McAllen Hidalgo 34
Odessa/Plano Collin 34
San Antonio Bexar 42
South Padre Island Cameron 38
Tyler Smith 34
Victoria Victoria 30
UTAH
Bullfrog Garfield 38
Cedar City Iron 34
Davis County Davis County 34
Moab Grand 34
Ogden Weber 34
Park City Summit 46
Provo Utah 38
Salt Lake City Salt Lake and Dugway 42
Proving Ground and
Tooele Army Depot
VERMONT
Burlington/St. Albans Chittenden and Franklin 38
Manchester Bennington 42
Middlebury Addison 38
Rutland Rutland 34
White River Junction Windsor 34
VIRGINIA
Alexandria* 42
Arlington Arlington 42
Blacksburg Montgomery 34
Charlottesville* 42
Chesterfield County Chesterfield County 38
Fairfax County Fairfax County 42
Loudoun County Loudoun 38
Lynchburg* 38
Manassas Prince William County 34
(except Woodbridge)
Richmond* Henrico, also Defense Supply 38
Center
Roanoke* 34
Shenandoah County Shenandoah County 34
Virginia Beach* Virginia Beach (also Norfolk 38
Portsmouth and Chesapeake)*
Wallops Island Accomack 34
Williamsburg* Williamsburg (also Hampton, 38
Newport News, York County,
Naval Weapons Station, Yorktown)*
Wintergreen Nelson 46
Woodbridge City limits of Woodbridge 38
* Denotes independent cities.
WASHINGTON
Anacortes Skagit 38
Bellingham Whatcom 34
Bremerton Kitsap 34
Everett Snohomish (except Lynnwood) 38
Friday Harbor San Juan 42
Island County Island County 34
Lynnwood City limits of Lynnwood 34
Ocean Shores Grays Harbor 38
Olympia/Tumwater Thurston 38
Port Angeles Clallam 38
Port Townsend Jefferson 34
Seattle King 46
Sequim Clallam 34
Spokane Spokane 38
Tacoma Pierce 38
Vancouver Clark 38
WEST VIRGINIA
Berkeley Springs Morgan 34
Charleston Kanawha 38
Harpers Ferry Jefferson 34
Morgantown Monongalia 34
Parkersburg Wood 34
Wheeling Ohio 34
WISCONSIN
Brookfield Waukesha 38
Eau Claire Eau Claire 34
Green Bay Brown 34
Kenosha Kenosha 30
La Crosse La Crosse 30
Lake Geneva Walworth 38
Madison Dane 38
Milwaukee Milwaukee 42
Minocqua/Rhinelander Oneida 38
Oshkosh Winnebago 34
Sturgeon Bay Door 34
Wisconsin Dells Columbia 38
WYOMING
Cody Park 30
Jackson Teton 42
Thermopolis Hot Springs 30

1. Unless otherwise specified, the per diem locality is defined as "all locations within, or entirely surrounded by, the corporate limits of the key city, including independent entities located within those boundaries".

2. Per diem localities with county definitions shall include "all locations within, or entirely surrounded by, the corporate limits of the key city as well as the boundaries of the listed counties, including independent entities located within the boundaries of the key city and the listed counties".

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