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Department of State Standardized Regulations - (Last updated 10/29/2006)



330 PROHIBITIONS (eff. 10/29/06 TL:SR-670)


Representation allowances shall not be used for the following or similar purposes:


a. hire, purchase, operation or repair of any passenger-carrying vehicle, including aircraft (31 U.S.C. 1343 and 1344);


b. membership fees or dues in any society, club, or association (5 U.S.C. 5946);


c. compensation for cost of living, residence expenses, or for assignment under difficult environmental conditions (5 U.S.C. 5536);


d. expenses of recreation and entertainment solely for employees of the Executive Branch of the United States Government and their families (5 U.S.C. 5536);


e. rental of formal wear for any occasion except as provided in Section 320g; and


f. expenses incurred within the United States. (eff. 10/29/06 TL:SR-670)