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H.R. 6599: To modify the application of temporary limited appointment regulations to the National Park Service, and for other purposes.

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Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 6599 would allow the Director of the National Park Service to modify regulations related to the hiring of temporary seasonal workers for the National Park Service.

Thousands of temporary National Park Service (NPS) employees are hired to assist permanent staff at park sites and offices, including park rangers, firefighters, trail crews, fee collectors, and law enforcement officers. Many NPS temporary employees will return to work at the same park for many seasons. Under current government-wide regulations (5 C.F.R. 316-401-402), temporary seasonal employees can be rehired at ...

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Steve Knight

Sponsor. Representative for California's 25th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Jul 26, 2018

Status:

Ordered Reported on Sep 5, 2018

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 5, 2018.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Sep 21, 2018 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

Prognosis:

29% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jul 26, 2018
 
Introduced

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Sep 5, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 21, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 6599 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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