New Guidance from OPM on Benefits and Back Pay for Furloughed Employees

OPM has posted a new fact sheet on our benefits and pay during the furlough:

https://chcoc.gov/content/fact-sheet-pay-and-benefits-information-employees-affected-lapse-appropriations?fbclid=IwAR3qBRwWEnWn6FFIXHjqAcLpY89XRL8BaL5ytBtTrnBIQqvkiHqwcbHk33g

The good news is that our benefits continue no matter how long we are shut down.  If it takes a while, though, that first check might look pretty anemic as all the premiums come out at once . . . .