Announcements - Travel & Expense

CONUS Updates

CONUS Rates: CONUS rates were updated today, Monday, September 30, 2019 and have an effective date of October 1, 2019.

Please note: Changes were made to the Lodging rates in Kansas. For example, the STANDARD CONUS RATE for Lodging in the State of Kansas has increased from $94 per night to $96 per night.

The query, KS_EX_CONUS_RATES, contains all CONUS locations along with the MIE daily amounts, per diem deductions, and lodging rates based on the travel date entered. The query contains current and historical CONUS rates as of January 1, 2016.

CONUS rates in SMART are updated twice per calendar year on April 1 and October 1, and those rates are to be used in expense transactions.