Federal Disability Retirement Laws: U.S. Code and Case Law Examples

This section summarizes a number of current US laws and statues that the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) uses to approve or deny your application for federal disability retirement benefits.

The US laws and regulations that apply to the federal disability retirement process were enacted by Congress (US codes or statutes); adopted by OPM (administrative regulations); or are based on past judge-made laws or decisions (also known as non-statutory law).

US Codes Applicable to Disability Retirement for Federal Employees:
OPM Regulations Applicable to Federal Disability Retirement:

 

Case Laws Applicable to Disability Retirement for Federal Employees:
 

 

 

 

Information about the FERS Disability Retirement Annuity Calculator and the CSRS Disability Retirement Annuity Calculator.

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