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Federal Employees and Union Dues

By on March 19, 2020 8:23 AM in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Federal Employees and Union Dues

The FLRA is issuing a proposed rule to allow federal employees to more easily cancel a union dues withholding allotment. Comments are due by April 9, 2020.

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Will DoD Restrict Unions for National Security Reasons?

By on February 24, 2020 7:39 AM in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Will DoD Restrict Unions for National Security Reasons?

A Federal Register notice authorizes removing employees from coverage by the labor relations statute when unions are not compatible with the mission of DoD.

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FRTIB Plans to Raise Automatic Enrollment in TSP to 5%

By on February 18, 2020 11:42 AM in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
FRTIB Plans to Raise Automatic Enrollment in TSP to 5%

A proposed rule in the Federal Register would increase the automatic enrollment percentage in the TSP from 3% to 5% later this year.

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New TSP Hardship Withdrawal Option Likely Coming Soon

By on February 15, 2020 8:14 AM in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
New TSP Hardship Withdrawal Option Likely Coming Soon

A proposed rule would allow TSP participants to make hardship withdrawals in the event of natural disasters.

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FRTIB Proposes Simplifying TSP Catch-Up Contribution Process

By on January 25, 2020 8:45 AM in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
FRTIB Proposes Simplifying TSP Catch-Up Contribution Process

A proposed rule aims to simplify the catch-up contribution process for the TSP.

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OPM Wants to Make it Easier to Rehire Former Federal Employees

By on December 26, 2019 5:10 AM in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM Wants to Make it Easier to Rehire Former Federal Employees

OPM has proposed a new regulation to facilitate rehiring former federal employees.

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Proposal Would Change Calculation Rate of the TSP Annuity COLA

By on December 17, 2019 9:14 AM in Retirement with 0 Comments
Proposal Would Change Calculation Rate of the TSP Annuity COLA

The FRTIB has proposed a change to the rate used to calculate annual increases for TSP annuities.

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More Details Revealed About Changes Coming to the TSP

By on June 12, 2019 4:09 PM in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
More Details Revealed About Changes Coming to the TSP

A proposed rule published in the Federal Register outlines changes coming to the TSP under the TSP Modernization Act.

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OPM Issues Guidance on New Religious Compensatory Time Off Rule

By on April 30, 2019 6:35 PM in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
OPM Issues Guidance on New Religious Compensatory Time Off Rule

OPM has issued important guidance on how agencies should utilize the new rule on federal employees requesting compensatory time off for religious reasons.

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Rule Change Will Facilitate Borrowing from TSP During Shutdowns

By on February 6, 2019 9:28 AM in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Rule Change Will Facilitate Borrowing from TSP During Shutdowns

A rule change will allow certain TSP participants to request loans during government shutdowns regardless of whether they are being paid.

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