Tag: Proposed Legislation

Another Bill Would Ban Federal Employees from Using TikTok

By on May 21, 2020 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Another Bill Would Ban Federal Employees from Using TikTok

A second bill has been introduced in Congress to ban federal employees from using TikTok on government issued devices.

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Provisions for Federal Employees in the New $3 Trillion Coronavirus Bill

By on May 12, 2020 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Provisions for Federal Employees in the New $3 Trillion Coronavirus Bill

House lawmakers have proposed a massive new spending bill for the coronavirus that contains some provisions relevant to federal employees.

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Lawmakers Want Retroactive Application of Upcoming Paid Parental Leave Benefit

By on May 11, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Lawmakers Want Retroactive Application of Upcoming Paid Parental Leave Benefit

A small group of lawmakers want the new paid parental leave policy to be made retroactive to apply to more federal employees.

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Bill Would Provide Hazard Pay to Frontline Federal Employees

By on May 5, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Bill Would Provide Hazard Pay to Frontline Federal Employees

Recently introduced legislation would provide hazard pay to federal employees at greater risk of exposure to the coronavirus.

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Coronavirus: Senate Dems Propose Premium Pay for Frontline Federal Workers

By on April 7, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Coronavirus: Senate Dems Propose Premium Pay for Frontline Federal Workers

Senate Democrats proposed establishing a fund to provide premium pay for federal employees working on the frontlines of the coronavirus.

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House Democrats Unveil Coronavirus Stimulus Bill With Provisions for Federal Employees

By on March 24, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
House Democrats Unveil Coronavirus Stimulus Bill With Provisions for Federal Employees

House Democrats have unveiled a coronavirus stimulus bill with a number of important provisions for federal employees.

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Bill Would Maximize Telework for Federal Employees During Coronavirus Pandemic

By on March 22, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Bill Would Maximize Telework for Federal Employees During Coronavirus Pandemic

A Senate bill would direct federal agencies to maximize telework for federal employees during the coronavirus pandemic.

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WEP Repeal Legislation Introduced in the Senate

By on March 12, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
WEP Repeal Legislation Introduced in the Senate

A companion bill to previously introduced legislation that would repeal the Windfall Elimination Provision has been introduced in the Senate.

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Senators Want to Ban Federal Employees from Using TikTok

on March 12, 2020 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Two Senators have introduced a bill aimed at banning federal employees from using Chinese social media app TikTok on their government-issued phones, amid growing national security concerns around the collection and sharing of data on U.S. users with China’s government.

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House Bill Would Extend Paid Parental Leave Benefit to More Federal Employees

By on March 5, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
House Bill Would Extend Paid Parental Leave Benefit to More Federal Employees

A recently introduced bill would extend the new paid parental leave benefit to more federal employees who are excluded under the new law.

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