H.R.725 - Pay Federal Workers Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12] (Introduced 01/23/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/23/2019 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.725 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/23/2019)
Pay Federal Workers Act
This bill creates statutory authority for certain federal employees to be eligible for unemployment compensation during a lapse in appropriations.
With respect to any lapse in appropriations beginning on or around December 22, 2018, a federal employee who is excepted from furlough (i.e., who continues to work during a lapse in appropriations) is deemed eligible for unemployment compensation benefits for the duration of the lapse in appropriations.