- Grant of Clothing Allowance to Government Officials and Employees Who Shall Undertake Foreign Travels
January 19, 2000
|TO||:||All Heads of Departments, Chiefs of Bureaus and Offices of the National and Local Government Units Including Government Owned and/or Controlled Corporations, Government Financial Institutions and State Colleges and Universities|
We are transmitting herewith the memorandum from the President dated 10 January 2000, suspending the grant of clothing allowance under
Please be guided accordingly.
MEMORANDUM FROM THE PRESIDENT
|TO||:||ALL HEADS OF DEPARTMENTS, CHIEFS OF BUREAUS AND OFFICES OF THE NATIONAL AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS INCLUDING GOVERNMENT OWNED AND/OR CONTROLLED CORPORATIONS, GOVERNMENT FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS AND STATE COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES|
In view of the continuing cost-saving measures of the government in the light of current budgetary constraints, the grant of clothing allowance under Section 11 of
|More than one (1) month but|
|less than three (3) months||US$200.00|
|Three (3) months but less|
|than six (6) months||US$300.00|
|Six (6) months and more||US$400.00|
provided that for study trips to tropical countries, clothing allowance shall not exceed US$300.00.
When the trip (whether study or non-study) to temperate countries coincides with the autumn or winter seasons, clothing allowance shall be granted as follows:
|Two (2) weeks or less||US$200.00|
|More than two (2) weeks but less|
|than one (1) month||US$300.00|
|One (1) month and more||US$400.00|
Where the clothing allowance previously received by the grantee concerned was less than the clothing allowance for the subsequent trip, or when the clothing allowance being granted by the donor is less than the clothing allowance indicated herein, he/she may be granted the difference. Thus, grantees who are already provided by donors with the full amount of clothing allowance as specified above, shall no longer be entitled to said allowance. In no case, however, shall the total amount of clothing allowance to be given to an official or employee so entitled under this graduated scheme within a period of twenty-four (24) months reckoned from the date of the initial entitlement, exceed those prescribed in
For strict compliance.