Membership of the Merit Systems Protection Board's Performance Review Board
Notice is hereby given of the members of the Merit Systems Protection Board's Performance Review Board.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection
The U.S. Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB or the Board), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on an extension, without change, of a currently approved information collection. In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice seeks comments concerning the Board's Appeal Form (MSPB Form 185) and corresponding e-Appeal Online system (e-Appeal). MSPB Form 185 and e-Appeal provides an efficient way for respondents to submit information required by the Board's regulations to initiate an appeal. The MSPB has requested an emergency extension of this information collection, which expires on May 31, 2016, for 90 days.
Notice of Opportunity To File Amicus Briefs
The Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB or the Board) announces the opportunity to file amicus briefs in the matter of Mark Abernathy v. Department of the Army, MSPB Docket No. DC-1221-14-0364-W- 1, currently pending before the Board on petition for review. Additional information concerning the question on which the Board invites amicus briefing in Abernathy and the required format and length of amicus briefs can be found in the Supplementary Information below.