OPM Administrative Leave Feedback

NTEU has submitted comments to OPM with respect to its proposed new rules on Administrative Leave, Investigative Leave, Notice Leave, and Weather and Safety Leave.

United States Office of Personnel Management (OPM) logoHere are NTEU’s comments, submitted on August 4 and August 14, 2017, in response to new regulations proposed by OPM that would change how various forms of administrative leave are approved and monitored. Currently, agencies track the amount of administrative leave granted, but do not record with enough specificity the reason for the administrative leave as OPM is now proposing. Among the issues raised by NTEU in the letters are: Continue reading “OPM Administrative Leave Feedback”

NTEU Chapter 254 Welcomes a New Union Steward

Please join me in congratulating Sally Eberhard on her appointment.

NTEU Steward pinI am pleased to announce the appointment of Sally Eberhard as Union steward in our chapter. As a result, this is our current roster: Continue reading “NTEU Chapter 254 Welcomes a New Union Steward”

Congress Passes FDA User Fee Reauthorization Bill

Congress has completed action reauthorizing FDA’s user fees. The bill now goes to the President.

img_7869The United States Senate has passed HR 2430 by a vote of 94 – 1, legislation to reauthorize user fees collected by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA). The bill, which previously passed the House, now goes to the President’s desk. Continue reading “Congress Passes FDA User Fee Reauthorization Bill”