Category Archives: rules

OPM finalizes rules to address new and underperforming employees


The Office of Personnel Management released a final rule Oct. 16 that pairs down the process of dealing with underperforming federal employees while encouraging the use of probationary periods for employees just entering government service. The rule change was first proposed in September 2019 and restricts employees determined to be exhibiting poor performance to only […]

Here are some new rules for relaxing stay-at-home policies on military installations


Almost two months after military installations around the world went into a partial lockdown to slow the spread of coronavirus, the Pentagon is issuing new guidance for local commanders in states where stay-at-home orders are gradually lifting. A Tuesday memo lays out the plan for relaxing health protection conditions. Bases across the department have been […]