[USDA Employee's Claim for TQSE]
B-260315: Dec 28, 1995
- Full Report:
A Department of Agriculture (USDA) employee claimed reimbursement for temporary quarters subsistence expenses (TQSE) incident to her transfer to a new duty station. GAO held that the employee was entitled to reimbursement for TQSE, since: (1) she vacated her former residence; and (2) there was sufficient evidence that her husband intended to vacate their former residence and relocate to his wife's new duty station. Accordingly, the claim was allowed.