B-141470, DEC. 29, 1959

B-141470: Dec 29, 1959

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YOU SAY THAT YOU ARE ENTITLED TO BE PAID AN ADDITIONAL UNDETERMINED AMOUNT FOR OVERTIME COMPENSATION. THE RECORD SHOWS THAT YOU WERE PAID COMPENSATION AT PAY RATES AUTHORIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY TOGETHER WITH A 50 PERCENT BONUS INCREASE BASED UPON THE BASIC PAY SCALE FOR THE POSITION YOU OCCUPIED. YOU ALSO WERE PAID OVERTIME COMPENSATION FOR ALL OVERTIME WORK PERFORMED BASED UPON REPORTS SUBMITTED TO THE DEPARTMENT BY THE MASTER OF THE SHIP. THE RECORD FURTHER SHOWS THAT NO CHARGES FOR SUBSISTENCE OR QUARTERS WERE MADE FROM YOUR NET PAY DURING THE PERIOD OF YOUR EMPLOYMENT. SINCE THE PRESENT RECORD ESTABLISHES THAT YOU WERE PAID ALL THE COMPENSATION TO WHICH YOU ARE ENTITLED THE DISALLOWANCE OF YOUR CLAIM FOR ADDITIONAL COMPENSATION WAS PROPER AND UPON REVIEW WE SUSTAIN THE SETTLEMENT WHICH DISALLOWED YOUR CLAIM.

B-141470, DEC. 29, 1959

TO MR. FERNANDO NILMEDA:

YOUR LETTER OF JULY 10, 1959, RELATES TO OUR OFFICE SETTLEMENT OF MAY 22, 1959, WHICH DISALLOWED YOUR CLAIM FOR ADDITIONAL PAY AND ALLOWANCES WHILE EMPLOYED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY AS A MARITIME EMPLOYEE FROM JULY 25, 1946, TO MARCH 13, 1953.

YOU SAY THAT YOU ARE ENTITLED TO BE PAID AN ADDITIONAL UNDETERMINED AMOUNT FOR OVERTIME COMPENSATION, BONUS PAYMENTS, AND FOR REIMBURSEMENT FOR DEDUCTIONS FROM YOUR PAY FOR SUBSISTENCE AND QUARTERS.

THE RECORD SHOWS THAT YOU WERE PAID COMPENSATION AT PAY RATES AUTHORIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY TOGETHER WITH A 50 PERCENT BONUS INCREASE BASED UPON THE BASIC PAY SCALE FOR THE POSITION YOU OCCUPIED. YOU ALSO WERE PAID OVERTIME COMPENSATION FOR ALL OVERTIME WORK PERFORMED BASED UPON REPORTS SUBMITTED TO THE DEPARTMENT BY THE MASTER OF THE SHIP. THE RECORD FURTHER SHOWS THAT NO CHARGES FOR SUBSISTENCE OR QUARTERS WERE MADE FROM YOUR NET PAY DURING THE PERIOD OF YOUR EMPLOYMENT.

THEREFORE, SINCE THE PRESENT RECORD ESTABLISHES THAT YOU WERE PAID ALL THE COMPENSATION TO WHICH YOU ARE ENTITLED THE DISALLOWANCE OF YOUR CLAIM FOR ADDITIONAL COMPENSATION WAS PROPER AND UPON REVIEW WE SUSTAIN THE SETTLEMENT WHICH DISALLOWED YOUR CLAIM.