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Reviewed Date: January 03, 2017
Personnel--Fringe benefits--Municipal ordinances
Personnel--Laws and regulations
Ordinance Amending Travel Policies
An ordinance amending the Town of Bell Buckle's travel policies to be based on the Federal reimbursement rate schedule.
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TOWN OF BELL BUCKLE, TENNESSEE
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE TOWN OF BELL BUCKLE’S TRAVEL POLICIES AS SET FORTH IN ORDINANCE NO._________
WHEREAS, the Town of Bell Buckle’s travel policies are set forth in Ordinance No. ______; and
WHEREAS, the town adopted policies for rate regulation based on the State of Tennessee’s reimbursement rate; and
WHEREAS, the State’s reimbursement rates appear to be grossly out of line with the actual cost of travel at $.46 per mile while the Federal reimbursement rate is $.585 per mile; and
WHEREAS, the Board of Mayor and Aldermen does not desire that its employees subsidize the cost of travel in conducting the town’s business;now, therefore:
BE IT ORDAINED by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen of the Town of Bell Buckle :
Section 1. Ordinance No. _______ establishing the town’s travel policies is amended by inserting “Federal” under Travel Reimbursement Rate Schedules.
Section 2. This ordinance shall become effective upon final passage, the public welfare requiring it.