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H.R. 1024 (114th): DHS Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act

The text of the bill below is as of Feb 24, 2015 (Introduced).


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114th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1024

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 24, 2015

(for himself, Mr. Wittman, Mr. Price of North Carolina, Ms. Norton, Mr. Connolly, Mr. Rigell, Mr. Delaney, Mrs. Comstock, Mr. Van Hollen, Mr. Hoyer, Mr. Lynch, and Ms. Edwards) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

A BILL

To provide for the compensation of furloughed Department of Homeland Security employees in the event of a lapse in Department of Homeland Security appropriations, and for other purposes.

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Short title

This Act may be cited as the DHS Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act.

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Compensation for furloughed Federal employees due to lapse in Department of Homeland Security funding

Any Federal employee who is furloughed as a result of any lapse in appropriations which begins on or about February 27, 2015, shall be compensated at such employee’s standard rate of compensation, for the period of such lapse, as soon as practicable after such lapse in appropriations ends.