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                                 San Jose, California

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NALC Resources

Laws, Publications and Manuals/FECA Law


  • 5 USC 81 – the Federal Employees’ Compensation Act (FECA)
  • 20 CFR 10 – implementing regulations of the FECA regarding general administration, issued by Department of Labor (DOL) in accordance with 5 USC 8149
  • 5 CFR 353 – implementing regulations of the FECA regarding employee restoration rights, issued by Office of Personnel Management (OPM) in accordance with 5 USC 8151
  • 20 CFR 501 – implementing regulations of the FECA regarding the Employees’ Compensation Appeals Board (ECAB), issued by DOL in accordance with 5 USC 8149


OWCP Publications


USPS Manuals


OWCP Procedure Manuals


Other Federal Regulations



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