Maximum Per Diem Rates for the Continental United States (CONUS), 54578 [2012-21854]

Download as PDF 54578 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 172 / Wednesday, September 5, 2012 / Notices Dated: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 30, 2012. Margaret Shanks, Associate Secretary and Ombudsman. [FR Doc. 2012–21808 Filed 9–4–12; 8:45 am] [Notice–MA–2012–02; Docket No. 2012– 0004; Sequence 5] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P Maximum Per Diem Rates for the Continental United States (CONUS) FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM AGENCY: tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for approval, pursuant to the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C. 1841 et seq.) 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Unless otherwise noted, nonbanking activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding each of these applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than September 28, 2012. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (Richard Walker, Community Affairs Officer) P.O. Box 55882, Boston, Massachusetts 02106–2204: 1. Eastern Bank Corporation, Boston, Massachusetts, to acquire Campello Bancorp, and its subsidiary bank, The Community Bank, A Massachusetts Cooperative Bank, both of Brockton, Massachusetts. Dated: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 30, 2012. Margaret Shanks, Associate Secretary and Ombudsman. [FR Doc. 2012–21810 Filed 9–4–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:14 Sep 04, 2012 Jkt 226001 Office of Governmentwide Policy (OGP), General Services Administration (GSA). ACTION: Notice of GSA Per Diem Bulletin FTR 13–01, Fiscal Year (FY) 2013 Continental United States (CONUS) per diem rates. The General Services Administration’s (GSA) Fiscal Year (FY) 2013 per diem review has resulted in lodging and meal allowance changes for certain locations within the continental United States (CONUS) to provide for reimbursement of Federal employees’ expenses covered by per diem. All current non-standard area (NSA) lodging per diem rates will remain at FY 2012 levels for FY 2013. The standard lodging per diem rate of $77 will also continue to remain the same for FY 2013. The meals and incidental expense tiers remain unchanged for FY 2013 and range from $46–$71. GSA identified 10 new NSAs: Bakersfield/Ridgecrest, California (Kern County); Stockton, California (San Joaquin County); Hancock and Pearl River Counties in Mississippi; Sidney/Glendive, Montana (Richland and Dawson Counties); Dickinson/Beulah, North Dakota (Stark, Mercer, and Billings Counties); Minot, North Dakota (Ward County); Williston, North Dakota (Williams, Mountrail, and McKenzie Counties); Carlsbad, New Mexico (Eddy County); Watertown, New York (Jefferson County); and Pasco, Washington (Franklin County). The CONUS per diem rates prescribed in Bulletin 13–01 may be found at www.gsa.gov/perdiem. GSA bases the lodging rates on the average daily rate that the lodging industry reports to an independent organization. If a lodging rate or a per diem rate is insufficient to meet necessary expenses in any given location, Federal executive agencies can request that GSA review that location. Please review numbers five and six of GSA’s per diem Frequently Asked Questions at (www.gsa.gov/perdiemfaqs) for more information on the special review process. In addition, the Federal Travel Regulation allows for actual expense reimbursement as provided in §§ 301– 11.300 through 301–11.306. DATES: This notice is effective on September 5, 2012 and applies for travel performed on or after October 1, 2012. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00025 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 For clarification of content, contact Ms. Jill Denning, Office of Governmentwide Policy, Office of Asset and Transportation Management, at 202– 208–7642, or by email at travelpolicy@gsa.gov. Please cite Notice of GSA Per Diem Bulletin FTR 13–01. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION Background GSA issues and publishes the CONUS per diem rates, formerly published in Appendix A to 41 CFR Chapter 301, solely on the Internet at www.gsa.gov/ perdiem. This process, implemented in 2003, ensures more timely changes in per diem rates established by GSA for Federal employees on official travel within CONUS. Notices published periodically in the Federal Register, such as this one, now constitute the only notification of revisions in CONUS per diem rates to agencies. Dated: August 27, 2012. Janet Dobbs, Deputy Associate Administrator, Office of Asset and Transportation Management. [FR Doc. 2012–21854 Filed 9–4–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health Government-Owned Inventions; Availability for Licensing National Institutes of Health, Public Health Service, HHS. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The inventions listed below are owned by an agency of the U.S. Government and are available for licensing in the U.S. in accordance with 35 U.S.C. 207 to achieve expeditious commercialization of results of federally-funded research and development. 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GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

[Notice-MA-2012-02; Docket No. 2012-0004; Sequence 5]


Maximum Per Diem Rates for the Continental United States (CONUS)

AGENCY: Office of Governmentwide Policy (OGP), General Services 
Administration (GSA).

ACTION: Notice of GSA Per Diem Bulletin FTR 13-01, Fiscal Year (FY) 
2013 Continental United States (CONUS) per diem rates.

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SUMMARY: The General Services Administration's (GSA) Fiscal Year (FY) 
2013 per diem review has resulted in lodging and meal allowance changes 
for certain locations within the continental United States (CONUS) to 
provide for reimbursement of Federal employees' expenses covered by per 
diem. All current non-standard area (NSA) lodging per diem rates will 
remain at FY 2012 levels for FY 2013. The standard lodging per diem 
rate of $77 will also continue to remain the same for FY 2013. The 
meals and incidental expense tiers remain unchanged for FY 2013 and 
range from $46-$71. GSA identified 10 new NSAs: Bakersfield/Ridgecrest, 
California (Kern County); Stockton, California (San Joaquin County); 
Hancock and Pearl River Counties in Mississippi; Sidney/Glendive, 
Montana (Richland and Dawson Counties); Dickinson/Beulah, North Dakota 
(Stark, Mercer, and Billings Counties); Minot, North Dakota (Ward 
County); Williston, North Dakota (Williams, Mountrail, and McKenzie 
Counties); Carlsbad, New Mexico (Eddy County); Watertown, New York 
(Jefferson County); and Pasco, Washington (Franklin County). The CONUS 
per diem rates prescribed in Bulletin 13-01 may be found at 
www.gsa.gov/perdiem. GSA bases the lodging rates on the average daily 
rate that the lodging industry reports to an independent organization. 
If a lodging rate or a per diem rate is insufficient to meet necessary 
expenses in any given location, Federal executive agencies can request 
that GSA review that location. Please review numbers five and six of 
GSA's per diem Frequently Asked Questions at (www.gsa.gov/perdiemfaqs) 
for more information on the special review process.
    In addition, the Federal Travel Regulation allows for actual 
expense reimbursement as provided in Sec. Sec.  301-11.300 through 301-
11.306.

DATES: This notice is effective on September 5, 2012 and applies for 
travel performed on or after October 1, 2012.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For clarification of content, contact 
Ms. Jill Denning, Office of Governmentwide Policy, Office of Asset and 
Transportation Management, at 202-208-7642, or by email at 
travelpolicy@gsa.gov. Please cite Notice of GSA Per Diem Bulletin FTR 
13-01.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

    GSA issues and publishes the CONUS per diem rates, formerly 
published in Appendix A to 41 CFR Chapter 301, solely on the Internet 
at www.gsa.gov/perdiem. This process, implemented in 2003, ensures more 
timely changes in per diem rates established by GSA for Federal 
employees on official travel within CONUS. Notices published 
periodically in the Federal Register, such as this one, now constitute 
the only notification of revisions in CONUS per diem rates to agencies.

    Dated: August 27, 2012.
Janet Dobbs,
Deputy Associate Administrator, Office of Asset and Transportation 
Management.
[FR Doc. 2012-21854 Filed 9-4-12; 8:45 am]
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