5 CFR 630.1201 - Purpose, applicability, and administration.

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§ 630.1201 Purpose, applicability, and administration.
(a) Purpose. This subpart provides regulations to implement sections 6381 through 6387 of title 5, United States Code. This subpart must be read together with those sections of law. Sections 6381 through 6387 of title 5, United States Code, provide a standard approach to providing family and medical leave to Federal employees by prescribing an entitlement to a total of 12 administrative workweeks of unpaid leave during any 12-month period for certain family and medical needs, as specified in § 630.1203(a) of this part.
(b) Applicability.
(1) Except as otherwise provided in this paragraph, this subpart applies to any employee who—
(i) Is defined as an “employee” under 5 U.S.C. 6301(2), excluding employees covered under paragraph (b)(2) of this section; and
(ii) Has completed at least 12 months of service (not required to be 12 recent or consecutive months) as—
(A) An employee, as defined under 5 U.S.C. 6301(2), excluding any service as an employee under paragraph (b)(2) of this section;
(B) An employee of the Veterans Health Administration appointed under title 38, United States Code, in occupations listed in 38 U.S.C. 7401(1);
(C) A “teacher” or an individual holding a “teaching position,” as defined in section 901 of title 20, United States Code; or
(D) An employee identified in section 2105(c) of title 5, United States Code, who is paid from nonappropriated funds.
(2) This subpart does not apply to—
(i) An individual employed by the government of the District of Columbia;
(ii) An employee serving under a temporary appointment with a time limitation of 1 year or less;
(iii) An intermittent employee, as defined in 5 CFR 340.401(c); or
(iv) Any employee covered by Title I or Title V of the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 (Pub. L. 103-3, February 5, 1993). The Department of Labor has issued regulations implementing Title I at 29 CFR part 825.
(3) For the purpose of applying sections 6381 through 6387 of title 5, United States Code—
(i) An employee of the Veterans Health Administration appointed under title 38, United States Code, in occupations listed in 38 U.S.C. 7401(1) is be governed by the terms and conditions of regulations prescribed by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs;
(ii) A “teacher” or an individual holding a “teaching position,” as defined in section 901 of title 20, United States Code, shall be governed by the terms and conditions of regulations prescribed by the Secretary of Defense; and
(iii) An employee identified in section 2105(c) of title 5, United States Code, who is paid from nonappropriated funds shall be governed by the terms and conditions of regulations prescribed by the Secretary of Defense or the Secretary of Transportation, as appropriate.
(4) The regulations prescribed by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Secretary of Defense, or Secretary of Transportation under paragraph (b)(3) of this section shall, to the extent appropriate, be consistent with the regulations prescribed in this subpart and the regulations prescribed by the Secretary of Labor to carry out Title I of the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 at 29 CFR part 825.
(c) Administration. The head of an agency having employees subject to this subpart is responsible for the proper administration of this subpart.
[58 FR 39602, July 23, 1993, as amended at 61 FR 64451, Dec. 5, 1996; 65 FR 26486, May 8, 2000]

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Title 5 published on 2014-01-01

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  • 2014-06-23; vol. 79 # 120 - Monday, June 23, 2014
    1. 79 FR 35497 - Family and Medical Leave Act; Definition of Spouse
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      OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT
      Proposed rule.
      Comments must be received on or before August 22, 2014.
      5 CFR Part 630