Tag: Proposed Legislation

Bill Would Authorize Interest Free Loans During the Shutdown

By on January 18, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Bill Would Authorize Interest Free Loans During the Shutdown

A new legislative proposal would require the Treasury Department to make interest free loans available to federal employees during the shutdown.

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Legislation Introduced to Prevent Government Shutdowns

By on January 17, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments

A recently introduced bill is designed to prevent government shutdowns by giving Congress consequences for not passing timely spending bills.

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Bill Would Let Federal Employees Withdraw From Their Retirement Funds During Shutdown

By on January 17, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Bill Would Let Federal Employees Withdraw From Their Retirement Funds During Shutdown

Recently introduced legislation would let federal employees and contractors withdraw from retirement accounts without penalty during the shutdown.

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Bill Introduced to Formally Block Automatic Pay Raises for Senior Officials

By on January 15, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Bill Introduced to Formally Block Automatic Pay Raises for Senior Officials

Legislation has been introduced to formalize the continuation of a pay freeze on the vice president and other senior officials during the shutdown.

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Bill Would Let Federal Employees Tap Their TSP Funds During Shutdown

By on January 14, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Bill Would Let Federal Employees Tap Their TSP Funds During Shutdown

Recently introduced legislation would allow excepted federal employees to withdraw from the TSP with no penalties to have money during shutdowns.

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Legislation Introduced to Permanently End Government Shutdowns

By on January 13, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Legislation Introduced to Permanently End Government Shutdowns

Legislation has been reintroduced that aims to put an end to government shutdowns for good.

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Bill Introduced to Pay Essential Federal Workers During Shutdown

By on January 12, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Bill Introduced to Pay Essential Federal Workers During Shutdown

Recently introduced legislation would ensure that essential federal employees continue to get their regular paychecks during the current shutdown.

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Legislation Introduced to Provide Back Pay to Low-Wage Contract Workers

By on January 11, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Introduced to Provide Back Pay to Low-Wage Contract Workers

Legislation has been introduced to guarantee back pay to low-wage federal contract workers impacted by the shutdown.

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Congress Passes Bill to Pay Federal Employees After Shutdown

By on January 11, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Congress Passes Bill to Pay Federal Employees After Shutdown

Legislation to guarantee back pay to federal employees has now passed both the House and the Senate.

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Senate Passes Bill to Pay Federal Employees After Shutdown

By on January 10, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Senate Passes Bill to Pay Federal Employees After Shutdown

Legislation to guarantee back pay to federal employees has passed the Senate.

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