ILIA — An acronym that stands for "in lieu
of involuntary action" and is used with certain natures
INDEFINITE APPOINTMENT — One given a nonpermanent
employee who is hired for an unlimited period of time.
INDUCTION — See EOD.
INJURY COMPENSATION — The compensation and medical
care provided to civilian Federal employees for disability
due to personal injuries sustained while in performance
of duty and due to diseases relating to this employment.
INTERMITTENT SERVICE OR INTERMITTENT EMPLOYMENT —
Service when employee works on less than a full-time basis
with no prescheduled tour of duty. In the past, "WAE"
was used on personnel documents to identify intermittent
INVOLUNTARY SEPARATION — A separation against the
will of and without the consent of the employee, other
than separation for cause on charges of misconduct or
delinquency. Examples include separation based on reduction
in force, abolishment of position, expiration of term
of office, lack of funds, and unacceptable performance
(unless due to the employee's misconduct).