Vaccine Mandate & Testing

President Joe Biden's requirement that all federal employees get vaccinated against covid remains on hold after the 5th US Circuit Court of Appeals voted 2-1 not to lift a lower court's ruling. The case is likely heading to the Supreme Court.


As for the testing requirement for unvaccinated agents, there has been preliminary discussion but no policy has been implemented yet. NBPC has preemptively filed a demand to bargain in preparation for the agency's guidance.


We will continue to monitor and keep you updated.