Waiver of Debt Arising from Overpayment Denied

B-191784: Jul 24, 1978

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A member appealed the denial of waiver of his debt arising from erroneous payments of commuted rations for 10 months after he was issued a meal pass. The waiver cannot be permitted since the member was at fault in failing to inquire about the lack of a reduction in pay after he was issued the pass.