[Payment of Vouchers for Luncheon Expenses Related to DRMS Employee Award Ceremonies]
B-270327: Mar 12, 1997
- Full Report:
The Director of the Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) requested a decision on the propriety of using appropriated funds to pay certain vouchers for luncheons provided to employees attending Defense Revitalization and Marketing Service (DRMS) awards presentations. GAO held that DFMS may use appropriated funds to pay for reasonable ceremonial expenses, including food, incurred in connection with the presentation of awards under the Government Employees' Incentive Awards Act.