About the bill
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 must both (1) complete a probationary or trial period, and (2) complete two years of current continuous employment in the same or similar positions, in order to be covered by adverse action procedures for misconduct. Additionally under the bill, individuals in …
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 1, 2017
Length: 7 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 30, 2017 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
3 Cosponsors (3 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - December 1, 2017”
— Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP] on Dec 4, 2017
“Come and Read It Report”
— Rep. Roger Williams [R-TX25] on Dec 18, 2017
“On the House Floor This Week - 11/27/17”
— Rep. John K. Delaney [D-MD6, 2013-2018] on Nov 27, 2017
H.R. 4182 (115th) was 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4182. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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