B-138913, JAN. 16, 1970

B-138913: Jan 16, 1970

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HE IS NOT ENTITLED TO ADDITIONAL PAYMENT AS NATIVE EMPLOYEE OF AMERICAN BATTLE MONUMENTS COMMISSION. SETTLEMENTS HAVE BEEN REVIEWED AND FOUND CORRECT. OUR FILES SHOW THAT YOU HAVE RECEIVED THREE PAYMENTS OF ADDITIONAL COMPENSATION FOR THE PERIOD YOU WERE PAID AT RATES APPLICABLE TO FILIPINO CITIZENS RATHER THAN CITIZENS OF THE UNITED STATES. A COPY OF WHICH IS ENCLOSED. IT WAS DETERMINED THAT YOU WERE NOT ENTITLED TO ADDITIONAL PAY FOR THE PERIOD OF YOUR SERVICE PRIOR TO APRIL 26. WE HAVE AGAIN REVIEWED THE MATTER BUT FIND THAT NO FURTHER AMOUNT IS DUE YOU.

B-138913, JAN. 16, 1970

CIVIL PAY--COMPENSATION--RATES CLAIMANT ADVISED THAT IN ACCORDANCE WITH DECISION OF OCTOBER 15, 1964, HE IS NOT ENTITLED TO ADDITIONAL PAYMENT AS NATIVE EMPLOYEE OF AMERICAN BATTLE MONUMENTS COMMISSION. SETTLEMENTS HAVE BEEN REVIEWED AND FOUND CORRECT.

TO MR. FLORENTINO PASCO:

WE REFER TO YOUR LETTER OF DECEMBER 3, 1969, CONCERNING YOUR CLAIM FOR ADDITIONAL PAY AS AN EMPLOYEE OF THE AMERICAN BATTLE MONUMENTS COMMISSION IN MANILA, PHILIPPINES, FROM THE DATE OF YOUR EMPLOYMENT IN 1952.

OUR FILES SHOW THAT YOU HAVE RECEIVED THREE PAYMENTS OF ADDITIONAL COMPENSATION FOR THE PERIOD YOU WERE PAID AT RATES APPLICABLE TO FILIPINO CITIZENS RATHER THAN CITIZENS OF THE UNITED STATES. THE FIRST SETTLEMENT IN THE NET AMOUNT OF $5,313.28 COVERED THE PERIOD MARCH 29, 1959, TO JULY 21, 1962. THE SECOND SETTLEMENT IN THE NET AMOUNT OF $2,818.71 COVERED THE PERIOD APRIL 26, 1957, TO MARCH 29, 1959, AND THE THIRD SETTLEMENT IN THE NET AMOUNT OF $565 COVERED NIGHT DIFFERENTIAL FOR THE PERIOD APRIL 21, 1957, TO JULY 21, 1962. THE FIRST TWO PAYMENTS INCLUDED HOLIDAY AND OVERTIME COMPENSATION. FOR THE REASONS STATED IN THE OFFICE DECISION OF OCTOBER 15, 1964, B-138913, A COPY OF WHICH IS ENCLOSED, IT WAS DETERMINED THAT YOU WERE NOT ENTITLED TO ADDITIONAL PAY FOR THE PERIOD OF YOUR SERVICE PRIOR TO APRIL 26, 1957.

WE HAVE AGAIN REVIEWED THE MATTER BUT FIND THAT NO FURTHER AMOUNT IS DUE YOU.