Tag: Federal Register

Firing a Federal Employee Easier and Quicker

October 18, 2020 10:08 AM , Updated October 23, 2020 2:22 PM
Firing a Federal Employee Easier and Quicker

OPM has issued a final rule to streamline the federal employee removal process.

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Proposed Changes for Federal Administrative Law Judges

September 21, 2020 8:06 AM
Proposed Changes for Federal Administrative Law Judges

OPM is issuing proposed changes that will impact how administrative law judges are hired and other employment changes.

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Should Federal Employees Have to Provide Hair Samples for Their Drug Tests?

September 17, 2020 2:47 PM
Should Federal Employees Have to Provide Hair Samples for Their Drug Tests?

HHS has issued proposed drug testing guidelines for federal employees that include testing hair samples.

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Automatic Enrollment Percentage in the TSP Increasing to 5%

September 16, 2020 2:10 PM
Automatic Enrollment Percentage in the TSP Increasing to 5%

A rule change coming this fall will increase the automatic enrollment percentage in the TSP from 3% to 5%.

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Federal Employees and Union Dues

March 19, 2020 8:23 AM , Updated March 30, 2020 7:44 AM
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?

February 24, 2020 7:39 AM , Updated March 13, 2020 10:57 AM

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%

February 18, 2020 11:42 AM , Updated March 5, 2020 6:08 PM
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

February 15, 2020 8:14 AM , Updated March 3, 2020 11:55 AM

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

January 25, 2020 8:45 AM , Updated February 14, 2020 3:09 PM
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

December 26, 2019 5:10 AM , Updated January 7, 2020 10:26 AM
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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