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Slide 51

Slide 51


Title: 2009 Aging Worker Legislation


  • Older Worker Opportunity Act of 2009
    • Would diminish barriers to part-time work for older workers such as loss of health coverage and decreased pension benefits by providing a tax credit to hire older workers
  • S. 469/H.R. 1198
    • Would make it easier for feds to rehire fed retirees part-time without forcing worker to reduce their salary by their pension amount
  • Phased Retirement Bill
    • Would allow phased retirement for feds
  • Health Care & Training for Older Workers Act of 2009 (S.281)
    • Would extend COBRA from time of retirement until seniors become eligible for Medicare at age 65
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