President Trump signs bill adopting Volcker Alliance recommendations for federal civil service hiring practices
In the News
August 13, 2018
NEW YORK, Aug. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, President Trump signed H.R. 5515, the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019, into law, which includes improvements to federal employee hiring practices endorsed by the Volcker Alliance and Partnership for Public Service. The new legislation contains provisions focused on recruiting, hiring, and attracting a younger workforce outlined in the Renewing America's Civil Service, a joint initiative of the Alliance and the Partnership. The two nonprofit, nonpartisan organizations focused on helping build a high-performing, effective government, formed the initiative to identify specific policy, regulatory, and statutory opportunities to improve how the federal government recruits, develops, and manages its workforce.