Electronic District Personnel Manual

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Welcome to the Electronic District Personnel Manual (E-DPM).

The E-DPM contains all of the District government's HR resources, rules, and issuances. To get started, you may view the latest effective issuances below, or visit the Chapters Index.

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Latest Issuances
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Legal Public Holidays 2021
Effective: Jan. 1, 2021

On January 20, 2021, the United States will inaugurate the next President and Vice-President. In inaugural years, the District government offers most employees twelve paid holidays. Paid holidays begi...

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Use or Lose (2020)
Effective: Nov. 25, 2020

As we approach the end of calendar year 2020, some employees will have accrued more than 240 hours of annual leave, and those hours above the 240-hour carryover maximum would typically be forfeited. S...

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Agency Realignments
Effective: Nov. 25, 2020

The DC Department of Human Resources (DCHR) is releasing the following guidance to agencies regarding agency realignments. This issuance provides guidance on the approval process, how agencies can req...

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The chapters of the Electronic-District Personnel Manual provide the provisions contained in Title 6B of the DC Municipal Regulations. The E-DPM is updated accordingly as amendments are adopted.

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Check the Chapter Index below for specific Chapter titles. Each chapter contains rules, issuances, and related guidance for all District government employees.


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