Telework Law and Legal Definition

According to 5 CFR 531.602 [Title 5 -- Administrative Personnel; Chapter I -- Office of Personnel Management; Subchapter B -- Civil Service Regulations; Part 531 -- Pay Under the General Schedule; Subpart F -- Locality-Based Comparability Payments], telework means “work performed by an employee at an alternative worksite instead of the location of the employee's assigned organization. Alternative worksites may include the employee's home, telecenter, satellite office, field installation, or other location.”