Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms

BPPM Revision Memorandum


October 9, 2007

TO: Manual Users
FROM: Ralph Jenks, Manager
SUBJECT: Business Policies and Procedures Manual
Revision Letter Number Three Hundred Seven


This BPPM revision includes the following changes:

Department Orders 70.07

This revision updates the list of prohibited Department Order purchases and the procedures for departments to report the receipt of merchandise.

Central Stores no longer attaches a Receiving Report to a delivered order.

Travel Rates 95.19

Effective October 1, 2007, the maximum lodging rate for non-high-cost locations in the continental U.S. is increased from $60 per night to $70 per night, in accordance with Office of Financial Management (OFM) regulations.