Tag: Proposed Legislation

Congressman Seeking Big Locality Pay Bump for Modesto, CA

By on September 4, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Congressman Seeking Big Locality Pay Bump for Modesto, CA

One Congressman is pushing to expand the current boundaries of the highest paying locality area in the country.

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What Would be the Financial Impact of the Stop Improper Federal Bonuses Act?

By on August 17, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
What Would be the Financial Impact of the Stop Improper Federal Bonuses Act?

The CBO has weighed in on legislation that would ban federal agencies from paying bonuses to federal employees under certain conditions.

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Your Retirement Income: Will WEP be Repealed?

By on August 2, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Your Retirement Income: Will WEP be Repealed?

Another bill has been introduced to eliminate the WEP. What are the chances of this provision actually being repealed?

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Another Proposal to Restrict Official Time by Unions

By on July 31, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Another Proposal to Restrict Official Time by Unions

A new bill in the House would eliminate use of official time by federal employee unions.

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WEP Repeal Bill Introduced

By on July 26, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
WEP Repeal Bill Introduced

Legislation has been introduced to repeal the Windfall Elimination Provision.

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Stop Improper Federal Bonuses Act Advances in Senate

By on July 25, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Stop Improper Federal Bonuses Act Advances in Senate

Legislation that would ban bonuses for federal employees for conduct violations has moved forward in the Senate.

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Another Bill Would Make Sex Offenders Ineligible for Federal Pensions

By on July 23, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Another Bill Would Make Sex Offenders Ineligible for Federal Pensions

Legislation has been introduced in the House that would bar individuals convicted of sexual abuse of children from receiving federal pensions.

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Should Smoking Be Allowed at the VA?

By on July 20, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Should Smoking Be Allowed at the VA?

Legislation has been introduced to prohibit smoking at VA facilities.

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Bill Reintroduced to Ban Bonuses for Some Federal Employees

By on July 18, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Bill Reintroduced to Ban Bonuses for Some Federal Employees

Legislation has been reintroduced in the Senate that would ban bonuses from being paid to federal employees for conduct violations.

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Norton Continues Push for Lifetime ID Theft Protection

By on July 14, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Norton Continues Push for Lifetime ID Theft Protection

One Congresswoman has been continuing efforts for several years now to give free lifetime identity theft protection to OPM data breach victims.

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