Tag: Proposed Legislation

Federal Employees Named in Debate Over Juneteenth Holiday

July 2, 2020 5:50 PM

One Senator has specifically mentioned federal employees in a proposed compromise to make Juneteenth a federal holiday.

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Bills Would Require Publishing Agency Reopening Plans, Reimbursing Dependent Care Costs

June 26, 2020 8:23 AM

Recently introduced legislation would require federal agencies to publish their reopening plans online to facilitate the safety of their employees.

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Legislation Would Abolish Unnecessary Federal Agencies

June 17, 2020 2:33 PM

Legislation has been introduced to eliminate federal agencies which are determined to be unnecessary.

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Legislation Introduced to Boost Per Diem Rates

June 4, 2020 9:34 AM
Legislation Introduced to Boost Per Diem Rates

Recently introduced legislation has the potential to make next year’s per diem rates higher than they might be otherwise.

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Another Bill Would Ban Federal Employees from Using TikTok

May 21, 2020 7:05 AM , Updated June 6, 2020 8:18 AM

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

May 12, 2020 6:56 PM , Updated May 25, 2020 5:58 AM

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

May 11, 2020 6:29 PM , Updated May 21, 2020 8:13 AM

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

May 5, 2020 10:48 AM , Updated May 15, 2020 9:45 AM

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

April 7, 2020 3:01 PM , Updated May 5, 2020 9:39 AM
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

March 24, 2020 10:30 AM

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

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