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H.R. 5690 (116th): FAIR Act


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The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress, and was published on Jan 28, 2020.


Federal Adjustment of Income Rates Act or the FAIR Act

This bill increases by 3.5% the rates of basic pay for federal employees under the statutory pay systems (i.e., the General Schedule, the Foreign Service Schedule, and various schedules related to the Veterans Health Administration) for calendar year 2021.

Additionally, it increases by 3.5% the rates of basic pay for prevailing rate employees for FY2021.