OPM’s Statement on the DOMA decision

Here’s a link to the OPM Director’s statement on the Supreme Court decisoin which reads in pertinent part

“In the coming days, OPM will be working closely with the Department of Justice and other agencies to provide additional guidance for federal human resources professionals, benefits officers, and our employees and annuitants.   While we recognize that our married gay and lesbian employees have already waited too long for this day, we ask for their continued patience as we take the steps necessary to review the Supreme Court’s decision and implement it.   As soon as we have updates to share, they will be posted on our website.”