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 - Juneteenth
Effective: June 17, 2021

On June 17, 2021, President Biden signed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act which recognizes June 19th as a federal legal public holiday known as "Juneteenth National Independence Day,&...

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Human Resources Guidance for the COVID-19 Emergency (June 2021 Update)
Effective: June 2, 2021

This issuance provides ongoing updates to Human Resources policy and procedures affected by COVID-19 to assist agencies and employees in understanding revised personnel management policies that are in...

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Uniformed Fire and Police Probationary Periods (Variance)
Effective: May 17, 2021

On March 19, 2021, the Director of the D.C. Department of Human Resources (DCHR) modernized the District government’s talent acquisition strategy by issuing new Career Service rules at Title 6-B...

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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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