As ordered reported by the House Committee on Veterans Affairs on July 26, 2023.
H.R. 4278 would make several changes to disciplinary policies for employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
The bill would:
• Allow VA to more quickly remove, demote, or suspend employees;
• Truncate the grievance processes for employees affected by adverse disciplinary action; and
• Require two studies of VA’s performance management processes and oversight.
Congressional Budget Office (CBO) Cost Estimate.
Established in 1974, The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) is a federal agency within the legislative branch of the United States government. It is charged with providing members of Congress objective analysis of budgeting and economic issues to support the congressional budget process. Each year, CBO economists and budget analysts produce dozens of reports and hundreds of cost estimates for proposed legislation. This posting includes a summary of Director Swagel’s testimony, a link to the full text of the testimony, and a list of publications that relate to the testimony