5 U.S. Code § 6126 - Flexible schedules; credit hours; accumulation and compensation
Flexible schedules; credit hours; accumulation and compensation
Subject to any limitation prescribed by the Office of Personnel Management or the agency, a full-time employee on a flexible schedule can accumulate not more than 24 credit hours, and a part-time employee can accumulate not more than one-fourth of the hours in such employee’s biweekly basic work requirement, for carryover from a biweekly pay period to a succeeding biweekly pay period for credit to the basic work requirement for such period.
(b) Any employee who is on a flexible schedule program under section 6122 of this title and who is no longer subject to such a program shall be paid at such employee’s then current rate of basic pay for—
in the case of a full-time employee, not more than 24 credit hours accumulated by such employee, or