President Obama Signs Bill Providing Additional PTO Funding On Tuesday, August 10, President Obama signed into law H.R. 5874, a bill to provide 29 million additional funding for the PTO. The House of Representatives passed H.R. 5874 on July 29, and the Senate approved the bill a day later. This additional funding will be available immediately. This new funding represents user fee collections made during this fiscal year (October 1, 2009-September 30, 2010) which are in excess of the ,887,000...