On October 5th, NTEU National sent out a notification that updated guidance has been released from the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force. What’s new? What’s updated? What does any of this mean? We’ll break it down for you! Several sections of the FAQ were updated. The first section, ‘Vaccination Requirement for Federal Employees’, had one … More Vaccination Mandate Update: 10/5/2021
FAQs on the Vaccine Mandate On Sept. 9, 2021, President Biden issued an executive order requiring federal employees be vaccinated against COVID-19. The information below will be regularly updated. Does this vaccine mandate apply to all federal employees, including management? Yes, all Title 5 federal employees in the executive branch are subject to the mandate. What is the deadline for being … More Vaccine Mandate FAQ as of 10/1/21
On September 9th, 2021, President Biden issued an executive order that requires all federal employees to be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 pandemic. NTEU has been closely monitoring the mandate and working with the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force to ensure that employees get the information they need. There are still many questions, and we … More How do I Submit a Reasonable Accommodation?
[Nikki] In this short episode I will be letting you know about the latest COVID-19 vaccine event that we will be having as a once in a lifetime opportunity here at the IRS, so stay tuned and keep listening to the NTEU Podcast! -break- [Nikki} Hey everyone, this is Nikki from the NTEU Chapter 66 … More Vaccine Event!
FAQs on the Vaccine Mandate Executive Order on COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates for Federal EmployeesOn Sept. 9, 2021, President Biden issued an executive order requiring federal employees be vaccinated against COVID-19. The information below will be regularly updated. Does this vaccine mandate apply to all federal employees, including management? Yes, all Title 5 federal employees in the executive … More FAQs on the Vaccine Mandate
NTEU knows that many of our members will have their own viewpoints on the requirement to be vaccinated. However, it is settled law that the government, as an employer, has a legal right to take this step and all challenges to their ability to take this step have all (historically) been rejected by the courts. … More Covid-19 Vaccination Executive Order
DISCLAIMER: These guidelines are NOT the official guidelines for the IRS. Any guidelines listed here apply only to the event hosted by NTEU Chapter 66 at Penn Valley Park on September 18th. On September 18th at 1pm, NTEU Chapter 66 will be hosting a Membership Appreciation picnic. Though the event is outdoors, it is vitally … More COVID-19 Guidelines for September 18th Event
Here’s the recording. Below that is a transcript and at the bottom is the video version. Go anywhere you get podcasts and subscribe to NTEU 66. The host of this podcast is 1st Vice President and Chief Steward of Submission Daniel Scharpenburg. The co-host is Submission Steward Nikki Transue. Joining us as a guest on … More Podcast 9/1/21
From the Desk of the President, Shannon Ellis: Quarantine or isolation What’s the difference? You quarantine when you might have been exposed to the virus. You isolate when you have been infected with the virus, even if you don’t have symptoms Quarantine Quarantine if you have been in close contact (within 6 feet of someone for a cumulative total of 15 … More Quarantine and Isolation
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