Extension of 24-Hour Leave Without Pay (LWOP) Family Support Policy To Same-Sex Domestic Partners of Federal Employees
Mandatory Reference for ADS Chapter 480
Reference Issuance Date: 10/05/2011
Policy Issuance Date: 12/14/2010
Responsible Office: OHR/PPIM
File Name: 480maa_100511
In his June 2, 2010 memorandum, President Obama directed Federal agencies to take immediate action to extend certain benefits to same-sex domestic partners of Federal employees, and where applicable, to the children of same-sex domestic partners of Federal employees, to the maximum extent permitted by law. (Please refer to Notice 07140, dated 07/28/2010, "Implementation of the President's Memorandum Regarding Extension of Benefits to Same-Sex Domestic Partners of Federal Employees Including Coverage under the Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program.").