Tag: Annual Leave

Should I Use My Annual Leave or Sick Leave Right Before Retirement?

October 8, 2020 7:48 AM
Should I Use My Annual Leave or Sick Leave Right Before Retirement?

These are some considerations for federal employees debating using sick or annual leave just prior to retirement.

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Legislation Would Allow All Federal Employees to Carry Over Unused Leave

October 2, 2020 1:04 PM
Legislation Would Allow All Federal Employees to Carry Over Unused Leave

A new bill would let federal employees roll over greater amounts of unused annual leave during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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OPM Plans to ‘Streamline the Leave Restoration Process’ for Coronavirus

June 19, 2020 11:30 AM

OPM said it plans to issue regulations soon that would “streamline the leave restoration process” in certain situations for lost annual leave.

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Bill Would Pool DoD Employees’ Unused Leave for Family and Medical Use

April 11, 2019 1:44 PM , Updated April 23, 2019 6:01 AM

A new bill would pool unused leave among DoD employees to to go towards family and medical leave purposes.

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Use or Lose Leave and the Shutdown

April 8, 2019 2:28 PM , Updated April 19, 2019 10:23 AM
Use or Lose Leave and the Shutdown

Use or lose leave is annual leave that expires if regulatory requirements are not met, but what happens in the event of a shutdown? Do the requirements apply?

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What Impact Did the Shutdown Have on ‘Use or Lose’ Annual Leave Donations?

March 22, 2019 2:14 PM , Updated April 5, 2019 9:37 AM
What Impact Did the Shutdown Have on ‘Use or Lose’ Annual Leave Donations?

OPM has issued guidance on how “use or lose” annual leave donations will be handled as a result of the recent shutdown.

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OPM Releases Highly Anticipated Leave Guidance for Shutdown

January 23, 2019 4:27 PM , Updated January 29, 2019 10:36 AM
OPM Releases Highly Anticipated Leave Guidance for Shutdown

OPM has released guidance on the use of leave for federal employees working during the shutdown per a new law that guarantees back pay to federal employees.

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Use-or-Lose Leave and the Partial Shutdown

January 10, 2019 2:53 PM , Updated January 18, 2019 8:49 AM
Use-or-Lose Leave and the Partial Shutdown

What will happen to “use-or-lose” leave that was lost due to the government shutdown? For most, it will be restored.

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OMB Issues Pay and Leave Guidance in Event of a Shutdown

December 20, 2018 5:56 PM , Updated December 22, 2018 6:46 PM

OMB has issued special instructions on pay and leave for agencies and employees who would be impacted by a partial government shutdown.

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Three Financial Benefits Available to Federal Employees

November 29, 2018 3:33 PM , Updated December 9, 2018 7:52 AM
Three Financial Benefits Available to Federal Employees

Federal employees have unique benefits to help them save for retirement. The author discusses these as well as some other long-term wealth building advice.

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