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Per diem rates announced

Per diem rates for federal employees will not change for federal employees in FY 2015.

The new rates for hotel stays and meals/incidentals costs, published on Aug. 15 in the Federal Register, are to remain static—at $83 for lodging and between $46 and $71 for food and other expenses.

According to the Federal Register notice, two locales have been added to the Non Standard Area list: Kayenta, Ariz. and San Angelo, Texas. Numerous areas also were removed from the list. 

Read the notice at : https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2014/08/15/2014-19078/maximum-per-diem-rates-for-the-continental-united-states-conus

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