Office of Personnel Management 2020 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Submission for Review: Application To Make Deposit or Redeposit (CSRS)-SF 2803 and Application To Make Service Credit Payment for Civilian Service (FERS)-SF 3108
Document Number: 2020-25628
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-20
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection, Application to Make Deposit or Redeposit (CSRS)SF 2803 and Application to Make Service Credit Payment for Civilian Service (FERS)SF 3108, and includes revision to the Privacy Act Statement.
Information Collection; Improving Customer Experience (OMB Circular A-11, Section 280 Implementation)
Document Number: 2020-25627
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-20
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
As part of the Administration's commitment to improving customer service delivery, the Office of Personnel Management has under OMB review the following proposed Information Collection Request ``Improving Customer Experience (OMB Circular A-11, Section 280 Implementation)'' for approval under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA).
Senior Executive Service-Performance Review Board
Document Number: 2020-24693
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-06
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
Notice is hereby given of the appointment of members of the OPM Performance Review Board.
Civil Service Retirement System and Federal Employees Retirement System; Correcting Miscalculations in Veterans' Pension Act
Document Number: 2020-24034
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-11-05
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is issuing this proposed rule to implement the provisions of the ``Correcting Miscalculations in Veterans' Pensions Act.'' This Act provides authority for agencies and OPM to pay, at their discretion, interest on certain deposits (post-1956 military service deposits and service credit deposits for voluntary service with the Peace Corps and Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA)) when additional interest is assessed due to administrative error. Agencies need to establish their own guidelines for waiver, subject to funding limitations that may prevent reimbursement by the agency. These regulations also pertain to payments made by OPM with regard to service credit deposits for volunteer service.
Federal Prevailing Rate Advisory Committee; Virtual Public Meeting
Document Number: 2020-24145
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-02
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
According to the provisions of section 10 of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463), notice is hereby given that the November 19, 2020, meeting of the Federal Prevailing Rate Advisory Committee previously announced in the Federal Register on Monday, December 23, 2019, at 84 FR 70580, is being changed to a virtual meeting via teleconference. There will be no in-person gathering for this meeting. This meeting will be open to the public, with an audio option for listening. This notice sets forth the agenda for the meeting and the participation guidelines.
Prevailing Rate Systems; Abolishment of the Special Wage Schedules for Ship Surveyors in Puerto Rico
Document Number: 2020-22319
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-10-19
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is issuing a proposed rule to abolish the special wage schedule pay plan practice previously established for nonsupervisory and supervisory ship surveyor positions in Puerto Rico. The Department of the Navy no longer has such positions in Puerto Rico. This change is based on a recent consensus recommendation of the Federal Prevailing Rate Advisory Committee (FPRAC).
Guidance Procedures
Document Number: 2020-21393
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-10-16
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
This rule codifies the Office of Personnel Management's policies and procedures for reviewing and clearing administrative guidance documents.
Probation on Initial Appointment to a Competitive Position, Performance-Based Reduction in Grade and Removal Actions and Adverse Actions
Document Number: 2020-20427
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-10-16
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is issuing final regulations governing probation on initial appointment to a competitive position, performance-based reduction in grade and removal actions, and adverse actions. The final rule will effect a revision of OPM's regulations to make procedures relating to these subjects more efficient and effective. The final rule also amends the regulations to incorporate statutory changes and technical revisions.
General Schedule Locality Pay Areas
Document Number: 2020-22320
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-10-15
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
On behalf of the President's Pay Agent, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is issuing final regulations to establish a new Des Moines-Ames-West Des Moines, IA, locality pay area and to include Imperial County, CA, in the Los Angeles-Long Beach, CA, locality pay area as an area of application. Those changes in locality pay area definitions are applicable on the first day of the first pay period beginning on or after January 1, 2021. Locality pay rates for the new Des Moines-Ames-West Des Moines, IA, locality pay area will be set by the President.
Cancellation of Upcoming Virtual Public Meeting
Document Number: 2020-22598
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-10-13
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Federal Prevailing Rate Advisory Committee is issuing this notice to cancel the October 15, 2020, virtual public meeting scheduled to be held via teleconference, beginning at 10:00 a.m. (EDT). The original Federal Register notice announcing this virtual public meeting was published Monday, September 28, 2020, at 85 FR 60844.
Submission for Review: 3206-0136, Designation of Beneficiary: Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance, SF 2823
Document Number: 2020-22153
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-10-07
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Federal Employee Insurance Operations, Healthcare Insurance, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request, Designation of Beneficiary: Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance, SF 2823.
Attorney Fees and Personnel Action Coverage Under the Back Pay Act
Document Number: 2020-20428
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-10-07
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is issuing proposed regulations governing the coverage of, and attorney fee awards under, the Back Pay Act. The proposed regulations would add a definition of ``employee's personal representative'' for purposes of the payment of attorney fees and, clarify the actions qualifying for back pay, add a definition of ``personnel action'' and revise the definition of ``unjustified or unwarranted personnel action''.
Employment in the Excepted Service
Document Number: 2020-19498
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-10-07
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is issuing final regulations governing employment in the excepted service. The rules will clarify the existing policy on exemptions from excepted service selection procedures and provide additional procedures for passing over a preference eligible veteran. The intended effect of these changes is to align the regulations with binding case law and thus strengthen the application of veterans' entitlements in the excepted service.
Excepted Service
Document Number: 2020-22008
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-10-06
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
This notice identifies Schedule A, B, and C appointing authorities applicable to a single agency that were established or revoked from February 1, 2020 to February 29, 2020.
Federal Prevailing Rate Advisory Committee; Virtual Public Meeting
Document Number: 2020-21264
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-09-28
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
Notice is hereby given that the October 15, 2020, meeting of the Federal Prevailing Rate Advisory Committee previously announced in the Federal Register on Monday, December 23, 2019, is being changed to a virtual meeting via teleconference.
Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance Program: Clarifying Annual Rates of Pay and Amending the Employment Status of Judges of the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
Document Number: 2020-18042
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-09-24
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is issuing a final rule to amend Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance Program (FEGLI) regulations to clarify the definition of annual rates of pay for insured employees and to address the status of judges of the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.
Federal Employees' Retirement System; Present Value Conversion Factors for Spouses of Deceased Separated Employees
Document Number: 2020-20784
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-09-22
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is adopting its proposed rule to revise the table of reduction factors for early commencing dates of survivor annuities for spouses of separated employees who die before the date on which they would be eligible for unreduced deferred annuities, and to revise the annuity factor for spouses of deceased employees who die in service when those spouses elect to receive the basic employee death benefit in 36 installments under the Federal Employees' Retirement System (FERS) Act of 1986. These rules are necessary to ensure that the tables conform to the economic and demographic assumptions adopted by the Board of Actuaries and published in the Federal Register on April 6, 2020, as required by the United States Code.
Federal Employees' Retirement System; Normal Cost Percentage for Certain Members of the Capitol Police
Document Number: 2020-20783
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-09-22
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is adopting its proposed rule to revise the categories of employees for computation of normal cost percentages for certain members of the Capitol Police who are covered by the Federal Employees' Retirement System (FERS) Act of 1986.
Federal Salary Council; Virtual Public Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2020-20781
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-09-21
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Federal Salary Council will meet via teleconference on Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at the time shown below. There will be no in-person gathering for this meeting. The Council is an advisory body composed of representatives of Federal employee organizations and experts in the fields of labor relations and pay policy. The Council makes recommendations to the President's Pay Agent (the Secretary of Labor and the Directors of the Office of Management and Budget and the Office of Personnel Management) about the locality pay program for General Schedule employees under Sec. 5304 of title 5, United States Code. The Council's recommendations cover the establishment or modification of locality pay areas, the coverage of salary surveys, the process of comparing Federal and non-Federal rates of pay, and the level of comparability payments that should be paid. The Council will hear public testimony about the locality pay program, review the results of pay comparisons, and formulate its recommendations to the President's Pay Agent on pay comparison methods, locality pay rates, and locality pay areas and boundaries for 2022. This meeting is open to the public, with an audio option for listening. Individuals who wish to provide testimony or present material at the meeting should contact the Office of Personnel Management using the email address provided below. In addition, please be aware that the Council asks that oral testimony at the meeting be limited to 5 minutes per speaker.
Submission for Review: 3206-0033, Marital Status Certification Survey, RI 25-7
Document Number: 2020-20694
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-09-21
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request (ICR), Marital Status Certification Survey, RI 25-7.
Administrative Law Judges
Document Number: 2020-17684
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-09-21
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is issuing proposed regulations governing the appointment and employment of administrative law judges (ALJs). The proposed rule will implement Executive Order (E.O.) 13843 titled ``Excepting Administrative Law Judges from the Competitive Service.'' These proposed revisions update the rules for ALJ hiring in light of the new Schedule E of the excepted service for ALJs and update the existing ALJ employment regulations to reflect other recent changes in the law.
Submission for Renewal of a Previously Approved Information Collection 3206-0258: Questionnaire for Public Trust Positions (SF 85P) and Supplemental Questionnaire for Selected Positions (SF 85P-S)
Document Number: 2020-20346
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-09-16
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) proposes to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) renew a previously-approved information collection, Questionnaire for Public Trust Positions (SF 85P) and Supplemental Questionnaire for Selected Positions (SF 85P-S).
Temporary and Term Employment
Document Number: 2020-20038
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-09-14
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is proposing rules that would allow agencies to make term appointments in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) occupations; positions needed to stand-up, operate, and close-out time-limited organizations which have a specific statutory appropriation; and time-limited projects which have been funded through specific appropriation; for up to 10 years. OPM is proposing this rule to provide agencies with greater flexibility to staff foreseeably long-term projects of a STEM nature when the need for the work is not permanent, and other time- limited work when authorized by specific funding by Congress. The intended effect of this change is to allow agencies the flexibility and discretion to hire individuals with knowledge, skills and abilities tailored to a specific project or Congressional funded work that may not be required on a permanent basis or transferable to other functions of the agency. This longer term appointment may also assist agencies in recruiting individuals with specialized STEM knowledge who prefer the opportunity to work on a project-by-project basis to build their resumes and maintain current skills.
Submission for Review: 3206-0237, Information and Instructions on Your Reconsideration Rights, RI 38-47
Document Number: 2020-19877
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-09-09
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request RI 38-47, Information and Instructions on Your Reconsideration Rights.
Submission for Review: Verification of Adult Student Enrollment Status, RI 25-49
Document Number: 2020-19290
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-09-01
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request (ICR), Verification of Adult Student Enrollment Status, RI 25-49.
Submission for Review: 3206-0144 ; Designation of Beneficiary: Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS), SF 2808
Document Number: 2020-19275
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-09-01
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request (ICR), Designation of Beneficiary: Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS), SF 2808.
Submission for Review: Initial Certification of Full-Time School Attendance, RI 25-41
Document Number: 2020-19274
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-09-01
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection (ICR), Initial Certification of Full-Time School Attendance, RI 25-41.
Submission for Review: Survivor Annuity Election for a Spouse, RI 20-63; Cover Letter Giving Information About the Cost To Elect Less Than the Maximum Survivor Annuity, RI 20-116; Cover Letter Giving Information About the Cost To Elect the Maximum Survivor Annuity, RI 20-117
Document Number: 2020-19273
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-09-01
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection (ICR), Survivor Annuity Election for a Spouse, RI 20-63; Cover Letter Giving Information About the Cost to Elect Less Than the Maximum Survivor Annuity, RI 20-116; Cover Letter Giving Information About the Cost to Elect the Maximum Survivor Annuity, RI 20-117.
Federal Prevailing Rate Advisory Committee; Virtual Public Meeting
Document Number: 2020-19245
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-09-01
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
According to the provisions of section 10 of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463), notice is hereby given that the September 17, 2020, meeting of the Federal Prevailing Rate Advisory Committee previously announced in the Federal Register on Monday, December 23, 2019, at 84 FR 70580, is being changed to a virtual meeting via teleconference. There will be no in-person gathering for this meeting. This meeting will be open to the public, with an audio option for listening. This notice sets forth the agenda for the meeting and the participation guidelines.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2020-18258
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-08-20
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
In accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) proposes to establish a new OPM system of records titled ``Federal Competency Assessment Records.'' This system of records contains information that OPM collects, maintains, and uses in the operation of competency assessment tools, including the OPM Competency Exploration for Development and Readiness (CEDAR) tool. These records are collected and used for training and development purposes but are not to be used for employee performance ratings or for hiring and promotion decisions. This system of records will be included in the OPM's inventory of record systems.
Request for Reinstatement With Change of a Previously Approved Collection: Certificate of Medical Examination, OF 178, 3206-0250
Document Number: 2020-18257
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-08-20
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on the reinstatement with change of a previously approved collection information collection request (ICR) 3206-0250, Certificate of Medical Examination. As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, as amended by the Clinger-Cohen Act, OPM is soliciting comments for this collection.
Submission for Review: 3206-0233, Civil Service Retirement System Survivor Annuitant Express Pay Application for Death Benefits, RI 25-51
Document Number: 2020-18053
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-08-19
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request (ICR), Civil Service Retirement System Survivor Annuitant Express Pay Application for Death Benefits, RI 25-51.
Submission for Review: 3206-0218, Death Benefit Payment Rollover Election, RI 94-7
Document Number: 2020-18044
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-08-18
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request (ICR), Death Benefit Payment Rollover Election, RI 94-7.
Excepted Service
Document Number: 2020-17687
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-08-13
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
This notice identifies Schedule A, B, and C appointing authorities applicable to a single agency that were established or revoked from January 1, 2020 to January 31, 2020.
Submission for Review: 3206-0173; CSRS/FERS Designation of Beneficiary, Standard Form 3102
Document Number: 2020-17686
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-08-13
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request (ICR), CSRS/FERS Designation of Beneficiary, Standard Form 3102.
Submission for Review: 3206-0162; Report of Medical Examination of Person Electing Survivor Benefits, OPM 1530
Document Number: 2020-17685
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-08-13
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request, OPM 1530, Report of Medical Examination of Person Electing Survivor Benefits.
Submission for Review:, Letter Reply To Request for Information, RI 20-64; Former Spouse Survivor Annuity Election, RI 20-64A; Information on Electing a Survivor Annuity for Your Former Spouse, RI 20-64B
Document Number: 2020-17571
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-08-12
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request, (ICR), Letter Reply to Request for Information, RI 20-64; Former Spouse Survivor Annuity Election, RI 20-64A; and Information on Electing a Survivor Annuity for Your Former Spouse, RI 20-64B.
Submission for Review: We Need Important Information About Your Eligibility for Social Security Disability Benefits, RI 98-7
Document Number: 2020-17570
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-08-12
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request (ICR), We Need Important Information About Your Eligibility for Social Security Disability Benefits, RI 98-7.
Submission for Review; We Need Information About Your Missing Payment, RI 38-31
Document Number: 2020-17569
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-08-12
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request (ICR), We Need Information about Your Missing Payment, RI 38-31.
Scheduling of Annual Leave by Employees Determined Necessary To Respond to Certain National Emergencies
Document Number: 2020-16823
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-08-10
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management is issuing interim regulations to assist agencies and employees responding to the National Emergency Concerning the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak and for future national emergencies. The regulations provide that employees who would forfeit annual leave in excess of the maximum annual leave allowable carryover because of their work to support the nation during a national emergency will have their excess annual leave deemed to have been scheduled in advance and subject to leave restoration.
Paid Parental Leave
Document Number: 2020-14832
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-08-10
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management is issuing an interim final rule to implement the Federal Employee Paid Leave Act, which provides 12 weeks of paid parental leave to certain Federal employees covered by the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). Implementation of the new law also requires changes to OPM's existing FMLA regulations.
Federal Prevailing Rate Advisory Committee; Virtual Public Meeting
Document Number: 2020-16555
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-07-31
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
According to the provisions of section 10 of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, notice is hereby given that the August 20, 2020, meeting of the Federal Prevailing Rate Advisory Committee previously announced in the Federal Register on Monday, December 23, 2019, is being changed to a virtual meeting via teleconference. There will be no in-person gathering for this meeting. This meeting will be open to the public, with an audio option for listening. This notice sets forth the agenda for the meeting and the participation guidelines.
Designation of Certain Services as Emergency Services Under the Antideficiency Act; Lapse in Appropriation-Enroll and Change Enrollment in FEHB Program and Continuation of Certain Insurance Benefits
Document Number: 2020-14474
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-07-20
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is issuing a proposed rule to ensure the continuation of certain benefits and services that could be impacted by a lapse in appropriations. First, the proposed rule implements Section 1110 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 (FY20 NDAA) which designates certain Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program and Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) services as emergency services under the Antideficiency Act. These services are deemed as services for emergencies involving the safety of human life or the protection of property. The law also provides that employees furloughed as a result of a lapse in appropriations shall, during such lapse, be deemed to be in pay status, for purposes of enrolling or changing enrollment in the FEHB Program. Secondly, the proposed rule implements a section of law which authorizes continuation of coverage under the Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP) and the Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program (FLTCIP) for enrollees who are furloughed or excepted from furlough and working without pay due to a lapse in appropriations, and provides that coverage may not be cancelled as a result of nonpayment of premiums or other periodic charges due to such a lapse. The proposed rule also clarifies that upon the end of a lapse in appropriations, FEDVIP and FLTCIP premiums will be paid from back pay or may be paid back from another source for FLTCIP enrollees who elected to make payments directly to the Carrier.
Submission for Review: Application for Deferred or Postponed Retirement: FERS, RI 92-19
Document Number: 2020-15456
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-07-17
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a revised information collection request (ICR), Application for Deferred or Postponed Retirement: FERS, RI 92-19.
Submission for Review: 3206-NEW, Application for Court-Ordered Benefits for Former Spouses, Standard Form 3119
Document Number: 2020-15455
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-07-17
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a new information collection request Standard Form 3119, Application for Court-Ordered Benefits for Former Spouses.
Submission for Review: 3206-0032, Self-Certification of Full-Time School Attendance for the School Year, RI 25-14 and Information and Instructions for Completing the Self-Certification of Full-Time School Attendance for the School Year, RI 25-14A
Document Number: 2020-15454
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-07-17
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Retirement Services, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other Federal agencies the opportunity to comment on revised information collection request (ICR) 3206-0032, Self-Certification of Full-Time School Attendance For The School Year, RI 25-14 and Information and Instructions for Completing the Self- Certification of Full-Time School Attendance For The School Year, RI 25-14A.
Information Collection; Improving Customer Experience (OMB Circular A-11, Section 280 Implementation)
Document Number: 2020-15100
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-07-14
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, is announcing an opportunity for public comment on a new proposed collection of information by the Agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), Federal Agencies are required to publish notice in the Federal Register concerning each proposed collection of information, and to allow 60 days for public comment in response to the notice. This notice solicits comments on new collection proposed by the Agency.
Submission for Review: OPM Online Form 1417, Combined Federal Campaign Results Report
Document Number: 2020-15099
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-07-14
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
The Office of Combined Federal Campaign, Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other federal agencies the opportunity to comment on an information collection request (ICR) 3206-0271, OPM Form 1654-B, the Combined Federal Campaign Results Report. As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, as amended by the Clinger-Cohen Act, OPM is soliciting comments for this collection. The information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on April 14, 2020. No comments were received for this information collection. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comments.
Program Fraud Civil Remedies: Civil Monetary Penalty Inflation Adjustment
Document Number: 2020-13461
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-07-14
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
This rule adjusts the level of civil monetary penalties contained in U.S. Office of Personnel Management regulations implementing the Program Fraud Civil Remedies Act of 1986.
General Schedule Locality Pay Areas
Document Number: 2020-14255
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-07-10
Agency: Office of Personnel Management
On behalf of the President's Pay Agent, the Office of Personnel Management is issuing proposed regulations to establish a new Des Moines, IA, locality pay area and to include Imperial County, CA, in the Los Angeles-Long Beach, CA, locality pay area as an area of application. The proposed changes in locality pay area definitions would be applicable on the first day of the first applicable pay period beginning on or after January 1, 2021, subject to issuance of final regulations. Locality pay rates for the new Des Moines, IA, locality pay area would be set by the President after the new locality pay area would be established by regulation.