Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Contingency Plans for Lapse in Appropriations Revis
30 March 2020
As part of the orderly partial shutdown process federal employees who are not excepted will convey to a staff counterpart (federal excepted employees and/or trust employees) knowledge and status of work that will continue when federal funded activities cease during the government shutdown period. [...] as soon as practicable; 2) their travel status will change to furlough status as of the completion of the Wilson Center’s orderly shutdown procedures; and 3) a furloughed federal employee may not perform work for the Wilson Center and may not volunteer time or service to the Wilson Center. [...] Operations 2 The Wilson Center will follow guidance from the Office of Management and Budget as well as the Office of Personal Management in an effort to effect an orderly partial shutdown of Wilson Center’s Federal operating activities. [...] The Wilson Center Director or designee will notify all department heads regarding which personnel are designated as being “excepted” from the shutdown, not to exceed 6 federal employees (approximately 15%) of the Wilson Center’s current federal employees (37). [...] Wilson Center Federal employees performing the following Wilson Center activities will be “excepted from a furlough due to lapse in current year appropriation: Employees responsible for the care, custody, and protection of National Collections, archival materials, and the library; Employees responsible for the care, custody, and protection of the facility that house the National Collections, archi.