No FEAR Act

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No FEAR ActNotification and Federal Employee Anti-Discrimination and Retaliation Act of 2002
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From fiscal year 2004, when the No FEAR Act took effect, through fiscal year 2006, the Judgment Fund paid $45.1 million to claimants for settlements, awards, and other costs involving 625 No FEAR cases at 36 federal agencies.
The No FEAR Act is similar to the Contract Disputes Act (CDA) of 1978, which holds agencies accountable for payment in contract disputes.
Although the certification, payment, and accounting processes that Treasury uses for the No FEAR Act are virtually the same as those used for CDA, the procedures Treasury is required to use to seek reimbursement for claims paid under the No FEAR Act will differ.