OFFICE OF THE CHAIRMAN OF THE
EXECUTIVE COMMISSION

MALACAÑAN PALACE

BY THE CHAIRMAN OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMISSION

EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 91

PROVIDING FOR A SCHEDULE OF PER DIEMS FOR OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES OF THE CENTRAL ADMINISTRATIVE ORGANIZATION AND JUDICIAL COURTS WHEN TRAVELING.

Pursuant to the authority conferred upon me as Head of the Central Administrative Organization by Order No. 1 in connection with Order No. 3 of the Commander-in-Chief of the Imperial Japanese Forces in the Philippines, and upon the recommendation of the Executive Commission, it is hereby provided that when per diems in lieu of subsistence and lodging while traveling are allowed to officers and employees of the Central Administrative Organization and Judicial Courts as provided by law, the same shall be fixed with the approval of the corresponding Head of Department at rates not to exceed the following:

(a) For officers and employees receiving a salary of two thousand pesos or less per annum, a per diem not exceeding one peso and fifty centavos;

(b) For those receiving more than two thousand pesos per annum, but not exceeding four thousand pesos per annum, a per diem not exceeding two pesos and twenty-five centavos;

(c) For those receiving more than four thousand pesos per annum, but not exceeding six thousand pesos per annum, a per diem not exceeding three pesos; and

(d) For those receiving more than six thousand pesos per annum, a per diem not exceeding three pesos and seventy-five centavos.

Any officer or employee whose compensation is fixed at other than the per annum basis may be given the rate of per diems authorized for that receiving compensation on the corresponding per annum basis.

Done in the City of Manila, Philippines, this 16th day of September, 1942.

(Sgd.) JORGE B. VARGAS
Chairman of the Executive Commission

Approved by the Director General of the Japanese Military Administration on September 16, 1942.

Source: Office of the Solicitor General Library