Fiscal Leadership for Georgia

Press Releases

Mandatory Direct Deposit Policy Update

June 28, 2013

The Mandatory Direct Deposit policy was originally released in May 2010 and was intended to maximize the utilization of electronic payments and to minimize the number of paper checks issued by the State.

Revised Statewide Travel Policy Memo

June 13, 2013

The State Accounting Office (SAO), in cooperation with the Governor’s Office of Planning and Budget (OPB), is pleased to provide you with the new Statewide Travel and Expense Policy, which becomes effective on July 1, 2013.

Payment Method Policy Announcement

March 6, 2013

The purpose of the “Payment Method” policy is to establish processes to pay for goods and services in the most efficient, effective, and least costly manner possible while providing adequate controls over the processing of vendor invoices and payments.