IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
To amend title 38, United States Code, to modify the limitation on pay for certain high-level employees and officers of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Modification of pay limitation for certain high-level employees and officers of the Department of Veterans Affairs
Section 7404(d) of title 38, United States Code, is amended by inserting
and except for individuals appointed under 7401(4) and 7306 of this title, after
section 7457 of this title,.
The Secretary of Veterans Affairs may waive the limitation described in section 7404(d) of such title, as in effect on the day before the date of the enactment of this Act, on the amount of basic pay payable to individuals appointed under section 7401(4) or 7306 of such title for basic pay payable during the period—
beginning on November 1, 2010; and
ending on the day before the date of the enactment of this Act.
The Secretary shall prescribe the form for requesting a waiver under paragraph (1).
Treatment of waiver
A decision not to grant a waiver under paragraph (1) shall not be treated as an adverse action and is not subject to further appeal, third-party review, or judicial review.
Passed the Senate January 16, 2020.