The U.S. Government declared 12/24 as a Federal Holiday. This holiday is not specified in the applicable DOL Wage Determinations that governs my Federal service contracts. Do the employees receive the holiday benefit for this U.S. Government declared day? Or do they just get Christmas as determined by the Wage Determation as we normally provide? This extra day was not built into our pricing model, so I am not sure how this is handled. I appreciate any input.
Department of State has a DOSAR clause placed in all service contracts that allows paying for the hours. See paragraph c on down.
OBSERVANCE OF LEGAL HOLIDAYS AND ADMINISTRATIVE LEAVE (APR 2004)
(a) The Department of State observes the following days as holidays:
Full list removed to shorten.
And any other day designated by Federal law, Executive Order, or Presidential Proclamation.
( When any such day falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the following Monday is observed. Obse