Department Veterans Affairs Employee Handbook

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  1. Department Of Veterans Affairs Employee Policies
  2. Va Employee Handbook 2019
  1. Department of Veterans Affairs VA DIRECTIVE 5011 Washington, DC 20420 Transmittal Sheet April 15, 2002. HOURS OF DUTY AND LEAVE. REASON FOR ISSUE: To issue Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) policy regarding hours of duty and leave. SUMMARY OF CONTENTS/MAJOR CHANGES: This directive sets forth policies previously.
  2. This handbook contains both mandatory Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) policies, procedures and suggested guidelines for administration of effective employee recognition and awards programs that help motivate employees to make contributions that support and enhance organizational goals and objectives.

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