A new federal employee holiday would have been created by the election bill. It failed in the Senate but the issue is not finalized.
OPM has issued pay and leave guidance for the new Juneteenth holiday for federal employees.
Federal employees have a new paid holiday this year thanks to a bill that was signed into law today.
It appears federal employees will soon have another paid holiday.
Monday is a holiday: “[T]o insure a minimum of five regularly recurring 3-day weekends each year for Federal employees.” Here is how this holiday evolved.