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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Effective: May 10, 2021

The District of Columbia has over 30,000 jobs across the city. Although our workforce is split into various offices and departments, we are one government. Sometimes the city’s service needs may...

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Personal & Emergency Contact Information
Effective: April 1, 2021

The collection of emergency contact information is part of the District's emergency planning process. It is important for employees to keep up-to-date personal and emergency contact information on...

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Fitness for Duty Assessments
Effective: March 23, 2021

NOTE: This Instruction supersedes Electronic-District Personnel Manual (E-DPM) Instruction No. 20B-5, Procedures for Fitness-for-Duty Medical Examination, dated January 3, 2011. The District of Col...

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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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