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Federal Retirement Issues, U.S. GAO, March 10, 1995.

Federal Retirement Issues, U.S. GAO, March 10, 1995.

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Federal Retirement Handbook Printed in the U.S.A. Issues such as whether you own your home, are planning to pay for a child’s education or pay for care for an elderly parent, or will relocate to an area with a lower cost of living, will all play an important role in determining whether you have enough money for retirement. Oct 2, S. (99th). A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to establish a new retirement and disability plan for Federal employees, postal employees, and Members of Congress, and for other purposes. In , a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

A deposit is the payment of the employee’s retirement deductions, plus interest, that would have normally been withheld from the employee’s pay had the employee been covered under a federal retirement system (CSRS or FERS) during a period of employment when retirement deductions were not withheld from the employee’s salary.   The GAO has had federal real property on its “high risk” waste list for years and found that “many assets are in an alarming state of deterioration.“ A House committee examining.

  The House Budget Committee’s report on Rep. Paul Ryan’s fiscal budget fills in a few more details on how it would affect federal employees. The budget, which the House passed Ma would get rid of the Federal Employees Retirement System supplemental payment beginning in .   The federal government spends hundreds of billions of dollars more each year than it collects in taxes. Those large budget deficits are financed by issuing growing amounts of debt. Federal debt now totals more than $13 trillion, or about $, for every household in the nation.1 Accumulated federal debt has doubled over the past seven years, and it will keep growing unless policymakers.


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Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO discussed how federal employee retirement benefits compare with those of congressional members and staff and nonfederal retirement plans. GAO noted that: (1) members of Congress can retire at younger ages and with less service than federal and congressional employees under the Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS); (2) the CSRS formula.

A review of Federal retirement issues covered the following areas: need for a Federal retirement policy, costing and funding practices, disability retirement, and cost-of-living adjustments. There are 38 retirement systems maintained for various groups of personnel by Federal agencies and instrumentalities; consequently, there is a need to establish an overall, coordinated Federal retirement.

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