Text: H.R.597 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (01/16/2019)


116th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 597


To extend the right of appeal to the Merit Systems Protection Board to certain employees of the United States Postal Service.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 16, 2019

Mr. Connolly (for himself and Mr. McKinley) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform


A BILL

To extend the right of appeal to the Merit Systems Protection Board to certain employees of the United States Postal Service.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Postal Employee Appeal Rights Amendments Act”.

SEC. 2. Right of appeal to Merit Systems Protection Board.

Section 1005(a)(4)(A)(ii)(I) of title 39, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:

“(I) is an officer or employee of the Postal Service who—

“(aa) is not represented by a bargaining representative recognized under section 1203; and

“(bb) is in a supervisory, professional, technical, clerical, administrative, or managerial position covered by the Executive and Administrative Schedule; and”.