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H.R. 4182: EQUALS Act of 2017

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 4182 extends the probationary period for appointments to the competitive service and initial appointments as supervisors and managers from one year to two years after the completion of required training and licensing. The bill also extends the probationary period for initial Senior Executive Service career appointments from one year to two years. In addition, agencies would be required to notify supervisors 30 days before the scheduled completion of a probationary period and certify the successful completion of a probationary period.

Under the bill, individuals in the competitive service ...

Sponsor and status

James Comer

Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2017
Length: 7 pages
Introduced:

Oct 31, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Nov 30, 2017

This bill passed in the House on November 30, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

41% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Oct 31, 2017
 
Introduced

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Nov 2, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 30, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4182 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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