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NCJ Number: 64611 Find in a Library
Title: ACT TO MAKE TECHNICAL AND CONFORMING CHANGES TO THE FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE PROVISIONS IN THE ETHICS IN GOVERNMENT ACT OF 1978 - 93 STAT 37
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: US Congress
United States of America
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 8
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
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US Congress
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Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
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United States of America

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Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE AMENDMENT CONTAINS TECHNICAL CHANGES AND REVISIONS NECESSARY TO CONFORM WITH OTHER FEDERAL REGULATIONS IN THE DISCLOSURE PROVISIONS OF THE ETHICS IN GOVERNMENT ACT.
Abstract: PROVISIONS ON TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT STATE THAT EMPLOYEES OF ALL GOVERNMENT BRANCHES WHO PERFORM THEIR DUTIES LESS THAN 60 DAYS IN A CALENDAR YEAR DO NOT HAVE TO FILE DISCLOSURE STATEMENTS. AN INDIVIDUAL WHO WORKS LESS THAN 130 DAYS IN A CALENDAR YEAR MAY REQUEST A WAIVER OF THE REPORTING REQUIRMENTS FROM A DESIGNATED CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE OR THE DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE OF GOVERNMENT ETHICS. THIS CAN BE GRANTED IF IT IS DETERMINED THAT THE PERSON IS NOT A FULL TIME EMPLOYEE, IS PROVIDING A NEEDED SERVICE, AND HAS NO CONFLICT OF INTEREST PROBLEMS. MINOR CHANGES IN LANGUAGE ARE MADE IN THE SECTIONS ON GIFTS AND REIMBURSEMENTS, DEFINITIONS OF TERMS, CANDIDATES, INFORMATION RELATING TO SPOUSES, BLIND TRUSTS, AND APPLICATIONS TO INSPECT REPORTS. AN INVESTMENT ADVISOR IS ADDED TO THE LIST OF PERSONS WHO CAN QUALIFY AS TRUSTEES OF A BLIND TRUST. (MJM)
Index Term(s): Code of ethics; Corruption of public officials; Federal Code; Federal regulations
Note: PUBLIC LAW 96-19, 96TH CONGRESS
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