New OPM Regulations

On Friday, November 17, 2006, OPM promulgated in the Federal Register an interim final regulation updating its employee payroll allotment rules to expressly provide for pre-tax payments for the new federal supplemental dental and vision programs known as FEDVIP and the federal employees health care and dependent care flexible spending account programs known as known as FSAFEDS. The comment period on this regulation is open until January 18.