Reform in Statutory Pay Provisions: Hearings Before the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service, United States Senate, Eighty-seventh Congress, Second Session, on S. 2712, a Bill to Amend the Provisions of Law Relating to Longevity Step Increases for Postal Employees ...

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Considers S. 2712, to amend provisions of law relating to longevity step increases for postal employees.

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Page 152 - ... appoint and fix the compensation of such officers and employees as may be necessary to carry out such functions. Such officers and employees shall be appointed in accordance with the civil-service laws and their compensation fixed in accordance with the Classification Act of 1949, except that (A) to the extent the Administrator deems such action necessary to the discharge of his responsibilities, he may appoint...
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Page 132 - Law 763 provides that the compensation of such employees shall be fixed and adjusted from time to time as nearly as is consistent with the public interest in accordance with prevailing rates.
Page 153 - Our next witness is Mr. Elmer B. Staats, Deputy Director of the Bureau of the Budget. Mr. Staats, before you proceed will you identify your associates?
Page 178 - Many facts and figures have been presented to the committee to justify the need of a salary increase for postal and Federal employees. The cost-of-living increase and the change in living standards have affected the maintenance employees to the same extent it has affected other postal and Federal employees. The estimated average salary of the full-time post office maintenance employee as of June 30, 1961, was $4,600 per annum. The average salary for the post office maintenance service of $4,600 per...
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