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Travel Regulations

There are a number of policies and guidelines that pertain to travel. The overarching policy for Temporary Duty (TDY) travel is Title 41, electronic Code of Federal Regulation (41 eCFR).

Where the FTR allows Agency flexibility, the Departmental Travel Handbook further defines DOCs travel policies. The OFM/OFRIC Travel Management Division is responsible for the Travel Handbook. A DOC policy expert can be reached at (202) 482-1818.

Federal Travel Regulations and Related Files

Other travel-related guidance includes:

Joint Travel Regulations (JTR)

Foreign Affairs Manual (FAM)

United States Census Bureau - Travel and Transportation Information (Internal to Census)

National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration - Travel and Transportation Information (Internal to NOAA)

United States Patent & Trademark Office - Travel and Transporation Information (Internal to PTO)