How is per diem calculated for intra and out-of-state travel?

Posted on Jan 9, 2014 in Travel.

Intra-State Travel: In computing the amount of per diem, the official time shall begin one (1) hour before the scheduled flight departure time and shall end upon the return to the employee’s home airport.

Out-of-State Travel: In computing the amount of per diem, the official time shall begin no later than twenty-four (24) hours prior to the time the employee is to be at work at the out-of-state destination. Per diem ends upon the return to the employees home airport.