Tag: Federal Pay

OPM Issues New “Guidance for Shutdown Furloughs”

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 13, 2013

On Friday, October 11, the U.S. Office of Personnel Management updated its Furlough Guidance website with new information on furloughs. Please read this article to get information on obtaining the guidance.

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What’s Happened to the Retroactive Pay Legislation?

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 9, 2013

The House of Representatives unanimously passed legislation over the weekend to provide retroactive pay to federal workers, but news about the bill has been quiet since it was sent to the Senate.

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House Passes Bill to Pay ‘Essential’ Employees on Time

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 9, 2013

The House unanimously passed a bill to ensure that federal employees who have to work during the shutdown are paid on time.

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Calculating Back Pay

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 6, 2013

Back pay for federal employees must be calculated in accordance with the requirements of the Back Pay Act. The author offers some details about how this process works.

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House Passes Retroactive Pay Legislation

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 5, 2013

The House voted today to grant retroactive pay to federal employees who are furloughed as a result of the recent government shutdown.

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House Vote Scheduled on Giving Retroactive Pay to Federal Employees

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 3, 2013

The House has scheduled a vote on the proposed legislation to give furloughed federal employees retroactive pay for the missed work days from the shutdown.

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A Financial ‘Wake Up Call’ for Federal Workers

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 3, 2013

The recent government shutdown has left many federal employees feeling scared, stressed and wondering how they will pay their bills. One financial advisor has some advice that he hopes can help.

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Retroactive Pay for Federal Workforce Gaining Traction in House

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on October 3, 2013

An increasing number of lawmakers in the House are on board with the idea of giving retroactive pay to federal employees who are furloughed by the shutdown.

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