MANY AGENCIES NOT READY FOR PHASED RETIREMENT - November 6, 2014
Employees can start applying for phased retirement Thursday - in theory
By Kellie Lunney, Government Executive
The Office of Personnel Management issued its final rules on phased retirement, allowing eligible federal employees to work part time, drawing part of their annuity, and mentoring other employees. However, many agencies are not yet ready to implement the rules as they have not fully developed plans for implementation or determined eligibility.