H. R. 1024
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
February 24, 2015
Mr. Beyer (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
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.
This Act may be cited as the
DHS Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act.
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.